covariant returns for CharBuffer.subSequence

Ulf Zibis Ulf.Zibis at
Wed Apr 1 15:35:28 UTC 2009

Am 03.08.2008 06:28, Mark Reinhold schrieb:
>> On 08/02/2008 04:54 AM, Ulf Zibis wrote:
>>> Some time ago I've discussed this with Neal Gafter. My conclusion is,
>>> that those problems could be solved by a "this" return type.
>> Or just by using covariant return types, which already exist in the
>> language for this very purpose.  Why is everyone so keen to tear up the
>> language, in order to add solutions to problems that already have solutions?
> Excellent question!
> - Mark

Now I have a much better 'conclusion':

"Simply implicit method invocation chaining 


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