I'm proud with Eric and Eugene to announce the release of ASM4 RC1.
This release is available to download here:
So what's new ?
- Full support of Java 7.
Because Java 7 introduces several changes in the bytecode format,
all other versions of ASM aren't able to deal with this new format.
That why I strongly recommend you to use ASM4.
Today, I've found the time to code a prototype of the solution proposed by Cliff Click
for Fixing the inlining problem,
i.e. to solve the problem of the inability of the Hotspot JITs to inline lambda calls.
In the example below, I want to filter a list depending on a predicate which is specified
as a method handle (read a function pointer if you don't know the new java.lang.invoke...