Loose ends: Optional

Brian Goetz brian.goetz at oracle.com
Mon Jun 3 07:26:58 PDT 2013

> Is the criticism that Brian is fielding now a replay of prior criticism of Guava's Optional?

Yes.  And there was extensive discussion on lambda-dev earlier over the desire for bind/flatMap.  It quickly spiraled off into unconstructiveness but before it got there, this was a relatively good explanation:


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