Now that lambdas are in, is it likely that System.arraycopy will get a lambda version?

Brian Goetz brian.goetz at
Thu Mar 17 21:05:12 UTC 2011

For some definition of "in", much work remains to deliver the functionality.

That said, this is the right place to propose ideas of APIs that are 
sensible candidates for using lambdas.  Could you sketch out what you 
had in mind?

On 3/17/2011 12:39 AM, Paulo Levi wrote:
> Would that ruin the efficiency of the construct?
> I'm mainly thinking of the cases where you have to copy a byte array into
> two different others.

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