jini at zeus.net.au
Sat Jun 23 01:51:08 UTC 2018
Will a JEP be created for general data in constant pools?
CONSTANT_Bytes - tag byte 2
CONSTANT_Group - tag byte 13
The attraction of allowing general data in constant pools, is that it
may stabilise the constant pool, there have been a number of additions
to the constant pool since Java 8 and this feature, while adding two
more constants, reduces future need or motivation for growing the
It's my understanding that Java 11 will be a long term support release,
like Java 8. Will this be added in Java 12?
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