Primitives in Generics workshop in Bulgarian JUG
martijnverburg at gmail.com
Fri Jan 30 07:35:28 UTC 2015
Great stuff! I've updated the Valhalla page, should be going up soon - I'll
add your link to it!
On Friday, 30 January 2015, Ivan St. Ivanov <ivan.st.ivanov at gmail.com>
> Hello adopters,
> As promised, we had our Valhalla introduction workshop in the Bulgarian
> Java User Group.
> We started with a brief introduction of the state of generics, reasons for
> non-supporting primitives so far, reasons for erasure, proposed approach
> for implementing generics over primitives (and later over value types as
> well), some implications, etc. The slides are available here:
> Then we continued with writing some code, trying out various aspects of the
> valhalla project (we had already prepared virtual machine with the valhalla
> source code). Our member Mihail wrote a report on his blog with some useful
> We had some interesting findings (checkout the above blog), which I will
> discuss with some more knowledgeable people at FOSDEM before reporting them
> to the Valhalla ML.
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