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Blog Archive for forax during May 2008

Time to time, i heard that sentence "array of generics a inherently unsafe" or a variation. That is not true and i would like to explain why and even better propose a way to improve the user experience. Array of generics ? First, there are two kinds of "generics", type variable and parameterized type, and they behave differently. An example of array of type variable:...
Just for fun, this morning, i've patched the java compiler to be able to generate classes that use invokedynamic instead of invokevirtual/invokeinterface when invoking a method. following the JSR292 EDR The patch is based on the source of the langtools repository of the hotspot project, so to apply the patch, first clone the repository   hg clone