RFR 8059631: Use of '#' to represent MethodHandle kind is confusing
jonathan.gibbons at oracle.com
Fri Jun 17 23:05:40 UTC 2016
On 06/17/2016 03:53 PM, Jonathan Gibbons wrote:
> I'll do a build and test run; I think it should go if it is unused.
> I wasn't sure at first, since most of the names appear in the 3rd
> column of JVMS 8, Table 188.8.131.52-A
> but the oddball is REF_newInvokeSpecial(8, "newinvokespecial") which
> isn't a JVMS name.
> -- Jon
> On 06/17/2016 03:40 PM, Maurizio Cimadamore wrote:
>> Looks good - my IDE also tells me that RefKind.name is now unused?
>> Should it be dropped?
>> On 17/06/16 23:34, Jonathan Gibbons wrote:
>>> Trivial review to "tweak" the presentation of method handles in
>>> javap's presentation of the constant pool.
>>> 1. A misleading initial '#' is removed.
>>> 2. The description of the kind of MethHandle is changed to use the
>>> name given in the JVMS.
>>> JBS: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8059631
>>> Webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~jjg/8059631/webrev
>>> -- Jon
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