A summary of Brian Goetz’ talk “Adventures On The Road to Valhalla” given at JVMLS in August 2015. Focused on generic specialization and the two currently existing prototypes.
My posts about Project Jigsaw got polished and published on InfoQ.
A detailed presentation of the features Project Jigsaw brings to Java 9: modularization, encapsulation, configuration, performance, and more.
A look at how Project Jigsaw aims to solve JAR/classpath hell and at its goals to improve encapsulation, security, maintainability and performance as well as creating a modular JDK.
JEP253 aims to prepare JavaFX for Project Jigsaw by defining public APIs for functionality that will become inaccessible due to modularization.
With Java 9 comes Project Jigsaw – a modularization of the JDK – which will break existing code. An overview over the planned changes lets you see whether yours is affected.
Discussing the talk “Lambdas in Java: A peek under the hood” given by Brian Goetz at the goto; conference 2013 in Aarhus.
Discussing the reasons for not making Java 8’s new type Optional serializable.
A digest of how Optional was introduced in Java 8, summarizing the many discussions about it and their key points based on the mail archive of JSR-335.