RFR 9: 8138696 : java.lang.ref.Cleaner - an easy to use alternative to finalization

Alan Bateman Alan.Bateman at oracle.com
Wed Oct 14 14:23:10 UTC 2015

On 14/10/2015 15:03, Roger Riggs wrote:
> Hi Alan,
> So any user of the Cleaner can take advantage of the mechanism, for 
> example in a different package or module.
> For example, Netbeans.
Cleaner + Cleanable need to be public of course so maybe we should wait 
for the examples that extend WeakCleanableRef or cast the Cleanable to a 
WeakCleanableRef before seeing if this is the right thing or not.


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