RFR: 8004699 : Add type annotation storage to Constructor, Field and Method

Joel Borggrén-Franck joel.franck at oracle.com
Tue Dec 18 11:45:34 UTC 2012

On 12/17/2012 04:41 PM, Joel Borggrén-Franck wrote:
> Here is the first in a series of changes to add type annotation support to reflection.
> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~jfranck/8004699/webrev.00/
> While this adds overhead all instances of Field, Constructor, and Method we need this change in order to coordinate with the changes going in to HotSpot There is a plan to remove the additional overhead by consolidating all annotation fields, though this will have to wait a bit.

New webrev after renaming the fields: 

I'll post matching HotSpot changes to hs-dev later today.


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