Annotation discovery JEP

Andrew Haley aph at
Mon Dec 11 16:25:10 UTC 2017

On 11/12/17 16:02, Greg Wilkins wrote:
> Before boldly going ahead to design an API and implementation, I was kind
> of hoping to gather a merry band of potential contributors first to make
> sure we have the right range of experience, potential users and internals
> knowledge.  I'm not a huge fan of design by committee, but it would be good
> to at least get some wider input on requirements before trying anything out.

IMO iteration makes more sense, then people at least have some tyres
to kick.  Sure, you end up throwing away your first implementation,
but that's how it's supposed to work.

Andrew Haley
Java Platform Lead Engineer
Red Hat UK Ltd. <>
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