Regarding JDK-8142968

Sundararajan Athijegannathan sundararajan.athijegannathan at
Wed Mar 23 15:36:32 UTC 2016

Hi Attila,

My reply comments below..

On 3/23/2016 8:11 PM, Attila Szegedi wrote:
> Hi folks,
> I just now got to review the "8142968: Module System implementation” commit, rather its Nashorn-specific parts. Overall it looks good, I have one small objection: formatting in JavaAdapterBytecodeGenerator seems off, I think some tab characters snuck in.

I'll check that and piggyback in my next commit.
> I also don’t fully understand why switched from sourceFor(String, URL) to sourceFor(String, InputStream) - is that related to modules at all, or is just an optimization in that Class.getResourceAsStream is more efficient than going through URL.openConnection().getInputStream()? (In any case, I’m fine with it.)

URL ClassLoader.getResource(String) method no longer returns URL for

javadoc comment in java.lang.ClassLoader:

* Resources in a named module are private to that module. This method does
* not find resources in named modules defined to this class loader.

So, we had to change to use InputStream instead of URL.


> Attila.

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