Direct method handles to static methods

Raffaello Giulietti raffaello.giulietti at
Mon Aug 18 12:49:07 UTC 2014

On 2014-08-18 14:45, Remi Forax wrote:
> On 08/18/2014 12:19 PM, Raffaello Giulietti wrote:
>> What happens to direct method handles to *static* methods when the
>> underlying method implementation changes at runtime, for example by
>> using java.lang.instrument transformations or redefinitions?
>> Before doing some experiments, I would just like an authoritative answer.
> It just works* :)

You mean that the next invocation via the method handle executes the new 
code? Fantastic!

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