RFE: No this qualifier needed for method references

howard.lovatt at gmail.com howard.lovatt at gmail.com
Thu Jan 13 21:10:06 PST 2011

Glad to here it is already on the To Do list.

Keep up the good work,

-- Howard.

On , Brian Goetz <brian.goetz at oracle.com> wrote:
> This is the current plan.

> On 1/13/2011 11:55 PM, Howard Lovatt wrote:

> To obtain a method reference for an instance method you need to write:

> instance#methodName( argTypes )

> If the instance is this, then:

> this#methodName( argTypes )

> It would be nice and more consistent with Javadoc, in particular, if

> you could say:

> #methodName( argTypes )

> IE this is implied (or the default if you prefer).

> -- Howard.

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