Extending Collector to handle a post-transform

Brian Goetz brian.goetz at oracle.com
Mon Jun 17 11:19:57 PDT 2013

I just took a swing at moving throwingMerger to Map.  It wasn't a 
perfect fit there either -- users may well ask "why would one use merge 
if you are going to throw on duplicates?"  Feeling YAGNI about this 
right now.

On 6/17/2013 11:36 AM, Brian Goetz wrote:
>> +1 on removing first/last wins mergers.
>> I am pausing a little on the throwingMerger. We capture the most
>> important case of throw-based merging in the 2 arg to{Concurrent}Map
>> function, but what if someone wants to switch from the 2 arg to the 4
>> arg method to change the map impl?
>> Perhaps we can move throwingMerger to Map renamed to match the
>> wording on Map.merge ?
> Yes, I think that's a better place for mergers.

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