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25 
26 package jdk.internal.vm.annotation;
27 
28 import java.lang.annotation.*;
29 
30 /**
31  * A method or constructor must be annotated as "changes current
32  * thread" if it calls Thread.setCurrentThread. This annotation also
33  * disables inlining for the method to which it is applied unless the
34  * method being unlined into is also annotated ChangesCurrentThread.
35 
36  * @implNote
37  * This annotation only takes effect for methods or constructors of classes
38  * loaded by the boot loader.  Annotations on methods or constructors of classes
39  * loaded outside of the boot loader are ignored.
40  */
41 @Target({ElementType.METHOD, ElementType.CONSTRUCTOR})
42 @Retention(RetentionPolicy.RUNTIME)
43 public @interface ChangesCurrentThread {
44 }