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From Robert Zeigler <>
Subject Re: Chainable SelectQuery
Date Thu, 09 Oct 2014 04:46:20 GMT

On Oct 7, 2014, at 10/79:31 AM , John Huss <> wrote:

> Hmm... I have a lot to say, so I might ramble a bit.
> 1) Static imports
> I'll never been a big user of static imports, largely because the tooling
> (Eclipse) doesn't support them well.  Everytime I've used a static import
> (which is really only in JUnit) I've wanted to import all the members:
> import package.*;  Well, when you organize import Eclipse will replace the
> star with the specific items you've used.  So you end up have to fix the
> import over and over.  On the other side, Eclipse won't automatically add
> the static import or even recommend it based on your code, so it becomes a
> rarely used feature.

As an aside, there is* as option in the preference pane under Java->Code Style->Organize
Imports (it’s a tab) called “Number of static imports needed for .*”. If you change
that to 1, this behavior will be fixed for you. 

*At least there used to be. I haven’t used Eclipse in a couple of years

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