Planning JDK 8, and beyond

mark.reinhold at mark.reinhold at
Fri Mar 25 16:22:07 UTC 2011

2011/3/23 9:30 -0700, alan.bateman at
> Your mail didn't go into of the details as to how proposals are reviewed and
> approved but I assume that is something to follow.


> Another thing, at least for non-Oracle folks, is that it would be good to
> expand a bit on the type or size of proposals that would need to be submitted
> to the repository. Those of us that had Sun T-shirts are used to writing up
> something for features that are estimated to take two or more weeks and I
> assume something similar is intended here. That is, I assume someone with a
> proposal for a very small ticket item, say adding a method to an existing class
> where the total amount of work is in days rather than weeks, would not be
> required to add a proposal, right?


- Mark

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