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From Jörg Schaible <>
Subject Re: [lang] Time for RC3?
Date Wed, 06 Jul 2011 10:11:56 GMT
Stephen Colebourne wrote:

> On 6 July 2011 09:52, Jörg Schaible <> wrote:
>> I can traverse now the set of keys to get this list when it is internally
>> implemented with a LinkedHashMap. Remember, one important element of a
>> contexted exception is a more informational and structured message. In
>> the list above I can see quite immediately where the problem is and in
>> which way the application flow failed. Any idea how we could improve the
>> API to support this with an implementation? Something like:
>> List<Pair<String, Object>> getEntries();
> This could be the main API with convenience methods for
> getFirstValue() and getValues(). You would store data internally in
> this format, not as a map. Lookups by key are then O(n) but that is
> unlikely to be a problem in exceptional code.

You're right. If nobody objects will will change the implementation soon.

- Jörg

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