State of Reflection.getCallerClass replacement in Java 8

Alan Bateman Alan.Bateman at
Fri Aug 30 14:12:56 UTC 2013

On 30/08/2013 15:01, Jörn Huxhorn wrote:
> Has there been a decision about a replacement for Reflection.getCallerClass in Java 8?
> The last info I know of is that it will be reactivated in j7u40 but will be gone in j8.
> There has also been some discussion about doing a proper public API since all alternatives are way slower.
> The latest mail I'm aware of is
> What's the state of this discussion?
You are on the right list. Mandy Chung is planning to re-start the 
discussion with a proposal very soon.


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