Updated JEP: nestmates

Remi Forax forax at univ-mlv.fr
Wed Apr 12 22:00:42 UTC 2017


Open Issue;
"The method MethodHandles.Lookup.in exists primarily to provide reflective access to nestmate names. This method could perhaps be deprecated or more strongly restricted if the JVM provided systematic access to nestmate names."

This JEP is not about the JVM providing a way to add a new member to the nest,
so if a language (stupidly you may say) allow to dynamically add a new member to a nest, the runtime of that language still needs lookup.in().

Rémi

----- Mail original -----
> De: "Brian Goetz" <brian.goetz at oracle.com>
> À: valhalla-dev at openjdk.java.net
> Envoyé: Mercredi 12 Avril 2017 23:28:17
> Objet: Updated JEP: nestmates

> The "Nestmates" JEP has been updated:
> 
>      https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8046171


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