notes from Valhalla meeting 5/24/17

John Rose john.r.rose at
Wed Jun 21 08:46:22 UTC 2017

On Jun 19, 2017, at 6:28 PM, John Rose <john.r.rose at> wrote:
> I have updated the javadoc portion of the spec for constant-dynamic.
> There are small but strategic changes to MethodType and MethodHandle,
> as well as new classes to represent the "pull mode" of constant resolution.
> The key changes relevant to the JVM are in package-info.html,
> and (of course) in the forthcoming JVM spec. changes.
> <>

The forthcoming has come forth.  Here is a semi-formatted and
color-annotated diff of the JVMS outlining proposed support for
dynamic constants, as well as some enhancements to the processing
of bootstrap methods:

— John

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