RFR : JDK-8001642 : Add Optional<T>, OptionalDouble, OptionalInt, OptionalLong
kevinb at google.com
Thu Mar 28 18:23:45 UTC 2013
I do NOT wish to restart this discussion; I just noticed a falsehood that
was never exposed:
On Wed, Mar 6, 2013 at 1:47 AM, Remi Forax <forax at univ-mlv.fr> wrote:
Google's Guava, which is a popular library, defines a class named Optional,
> but allow to store null unlike the current proposed implementation, this
> will generate a lot of confusions and frustrations.
Guava's Optional *cannot* be used to hold null. So this particular concern
is not a concern at all.
Kevin Bourrillion | Java Librarian | Google, Inc. | kevinb at google.com
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