Java SE JSR 250 annotations module renamed to

Alan Bateman Alan.Bateman at
Mon Feb 13 17:10:24 UTC 2017

On 13/02/2017 16:58, Guillaume Smet wrote:

> On Mon, Feb 13, 2017 at 5:12 PM, Alan Bateman <Alan.Bateman at 
> <mailto:Alan.Bateman at>> wrote:
>     I agree that @Generated is awkward but I haven't suggested
>     removing it.
> What do you suggest then? As far as I understood you, you were 
> suggesting removing the module in Java 10 so the @Generated annotation 
> would also be gone? Or did I misunderstand?
That is the proposal. If it goes ahead then it means that tools that 
rely on these annotations in the JDK would need to deploy the standalone 
version on the class path or as a module on the module path.


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