Request for Review: CR#8001667, second attempt

Peter Levart peter.levart at
Sat Dec 8 12:41:20 UTC 2012

On 12/07/2012 06:27 PM, Henry Jen wrote:
> On Dec 7, 2012, at 1:09 AM, Peter Levart <peter.levart at> wrote:
>> Hi Henry,
>> I don't know what the plans are about moving the static methods in Comparators to the Comparator interface when static interface methods are enabled, but if that is planned, there will be a clash between Comparator.reverseOrder() default method and static method with same name and signature.
> We will be exploring that along with other classes given static default method support ready.
> Cheers,
> Henry

And what about the aComparator.thenComparing(Comparator) method name? Do 
you think it's ok to use the same name as in 
aComparator.thenComparing(Function)  ?

A suitable alternative might be aComparator.thenUsing(Comparator).

Regards, Peter

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