Get rid of lousy "Method-Invocation-Chaining"-trick
Ulf.Zibis at gmx.de
Mon Apr 27 10:10:56 PDT 2009
IMHO, implementing "Method-Invocation-Chaining" by simply returning
"this" from regarding methods in Java-API was bad idea, because it
doesn't really work, if a class is subclassed. For example see XxxBuffer
classes, subclassed from java.nio.Buffer.
So I think, it's time for a simple enhancement in Java syntax, and get
rid of those "return this"-methods:
What do you think here from core-libs side ?
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