New JEP: Concise Method Bodies

Alex Buckley alex.buckley at
Thu Sep 20 20:19:05 UTC 2018

On 9/20/2018 12:05 PM, 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.
>>     (Data welcome.)
> Ooh, you know the magic words! Okay, we will analyze cases amenable to
> the `=` form, but I don't currently see a reason to gather stats on `->`
> form applicability.

As ever, thank you for any and all analysis that you can provide. FWIW 
I've updated the JEP with an example of using `->` in anonymous classes 
-- it's quite fun.


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