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Blog Archive for forax during July 2008

In my last blog entry, i've said it was time to discuss about the BGGA closure syntax. So here is my proposed syntax. The closure syntax There are two parts in a closure syntax, the first one defines the closure type, the second one defines the expression (not a statement) of the closure. By example, with a BGGA closure { int x => x+2 }, the expression part is x+2....
After being frozen more than 3 months, the BGGA closure dev is resumed, the sources of the BGGA prototype have been pushed 3 hours ago by Neal Gafter. The sources are available in the closure workspace: http://hg.openjdk.java.net/closures/closures/langtools/ . Troll: I think it's time to reconsider the syntax to be less alien or from mars.