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Blog Archive for dwalend during May 2006

I gave a talk on the trouble I'm having using complex generics code at the java.net community pavilion at JavaOne. It was a great experience. About a dozen people dropped by to listen; most settled in for the whole twenty minutes. Chris Adamson and the java.net team put together a great facility, with couches, a video screen for slides and -- most important -- an amplification system. My voice...
I've got a quixotic streak that needs exercise every so often. It's time. I'm doing a talk on usability problems in generics that I think can be fixed at 2:30 pm on Thursday in the Java Community pavilion at JavaOne. That windmill aught to break a lance. Just before JavaOne 2005 there was a huge dust-up over generics as people started using them, and trying to teach how they work. Ken Arnold...