Java Platform Module System
alex.buckley at oracle.com
Tue Apr 25 17:02:38 UTC 2017
On 4/25/2017 1:20 AM, Stephan Herrmann wrote:
> On 25.04.2017 03:50, Alex Buckley wrote:
>> Dependency resolution in JPMS is accomplished by the static 'resolve'
>> method of java.lang.module.Configuration.
> Are you saying the semantics of JPMS depends on the implementation
> of one or more methods in java.lang.module.Configuration and friends?
> Are all mentions of JPMS inside JLS intended as references into JDK API?
> How are compiler engineers expected to use this information?
JPMS semantics (notably, dependency resolution) are defined by the API
specification (not the implementation) of java.lang.module.Configuration
and friends. JLS references to JPMS are references to this Java SE API.
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