compilation fails with 'no enclosing instance' error

Vicente-Arturo Romero-Zaldivar vicente.romero at
Thu Feb 27 13:29:56 PST 2014

On 27/02/14 21:14, Liam Miller-Cushon wrote:
> Got it, thanks for taking the time to explain.

np, and thanks to you. You was right that the problem was there which 
made the search much easier.


> On Thu, Feb 27, 2014 at 12:07 PM, Vicente-Arturo Romero-Zaldivar 
> <vicente.romero at <mailto:vicente.romero at>> wrote:
>     On 27/02/14 17:23, Liam Miller-Cushon wrote:
>>         Well hiddenIn() is not used for methods only, also fields are
>>         considered.
>>     So hiddenIn() should search along the path from the class to the
>>     member's owner, and at each step search the superinterfaces of
>>     the current class? I think the only change from the current
>>     implementation would be terminating the search after reaching the
>>     owner.
>>     Thanks,
>>     Liam
>     Yes that's the idea of the patch I'm working on and that's why I
>     suggested that this was the reason of the problem :) As a side
>     effect we may have some performance improvement.
>     Vicente

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