Brett Bernstein brett.bernstein at
Thu May 14 06:17:24 UTC 2015

I believe the linked sequence of messages refer to the addition of a
PriorityQueue constructor only taking a Comparator which was does appear in
Java 1.8.  Did you have a link to something regarding the a constructor
taking a Collection and a Comparator (2 arguments)?

On Thu, May 14, 2015 at 2:08 AM, Martin Buchholz <martinrb at>

> Software is hard.
> We tried and got stuck, although the former effort can be revived.
> RFR : 6799426 : (xs) Add constructor PriorityQueue(Comparator)
> On Wed, May 13, 2015 at 10:17 PM, Brett Bernstein <
> brett.bernstein at> wrote:
>> To whom this may concern:
>> I believe the list of PriorityQueue constructors has a glaring omission
>> that could be easily rectified.  That is, there is no constructor that
>> takes a Collection and a Comparator.  What steps should I go through to
>> get
>> this suggested to be added to the class?
>> Thanks,
>> Brett Bernstein

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