Adopting JEP 303 (Intrinsics for LDC and INVOKEDYNAMIC) into Amber
vicente.romero at oracle.com
Tue Apr 18 02:07:05 UTC 2017
Support for JEP 303 has been pushed in the amber repo [1, 2] (branch
name is 'constant-folding'). The development is mature although there
are some fresh areas like using reflection for accessing the API
methods. Reflection is needed as the classes defined in the API see 
are not available in the boot JDK. There is still some ongoing research
so some changes to the API and the code are to be expected in the near
On 04/17/2017 04:22 PM, Brian Goetz wrote:
> JEP 303 (Intrinsics for LDC and INVOKEDYNAMIC) is hereby adopted into
> Project Amber.
> A first draft of the API can be found at:
> Prototype implementation coming soon.
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