Proposal: Automatic Resource Management

Neal Gafter neal at
Sat Mar 7 09:28:40 PST 2009

On Fri, Feb 27, 2009 at 10:29 PM, Joshua Bloch <jjb at> wrote:
>            try { localVar.close(); } catch(Exception #ignore) { }

Simply discarding exceptions seems wrong.  As a practical matter, if I
were to use a construct like this I would want the "ignored"
exceptions to be logged so that we don't sweep programming errors
under the rug.

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