New JEP: Concise Method Bodies

Maurizio Cimadamore maurizio.cimadamore at
Thu Sep 20 20:10:59 UTC 2018

On 20/09/18 20:05, Kevin Bourrillion wrote:
> In this case, I think the `=/` /form /might/ also clear that bar 
> because of the automatic parameter pass-through. But I cannot 
> currently see how the `->` form comes close to clearing it.
Not sure I get it - surely every getter might benefit form this?

int getX() -> x

instead of

int getX() { return x; }

You could claim that the gain is minimal, but I'd suspect there's lots 
of applicable cases?

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