please review draft JEP: Convenience Factory Methods for Collections

Stuart Marks stuart.marks at
Thu Jul 17 21:56:33 UTC 2014

On 7/17/14 12:46 AM, Tom Hawtin wrote:
> I note that with the basic proposal, HashSet.of and indeed NavigableSet.of still
> work. They just do the wrong thing.

I should have made more clear in the JEP that the proposed APIs are static 
methods on the List/Map/Set interfaces, not default methods. Thus they won't be 
inherited by any subinterfaces or implementors.


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