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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 http://hg.openjdk.java.net/...