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From Owen Rubel <oru...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: what kind of class should a open block be?
Date Fri, 19 Jun 2015 14:23:44 GMT
Just got done reading through the patch thread. Aren't they supposed to put
up a 'deprecation' notice PRIOR to making a change like this?

Owen Rubel
415-971-0976
orubel@gmail.com

On Fri, Jun 19, 2015 at 6:17 AM, C├ędric Champeau <cedric.champeau@gmail.com>
wrote:

> My point is really that if JDK 9 changes what #getSimpleName returns for
> our closures, that's a breaking change that is not under our control.
> Changing the behavior of Groovy, whatever it is, means that older classes
> will not be compatible with JDK 9, at least for the code in the wild which
> relies on <generated closure>#getSimpleName.
>
> 2015-06-19 15:14 GMT+02:00 Jochen Theodorou <blackdrag@gmx.org>:
>
>> Am 19.06.2015 07:43, schrieb David Clark:
>>
>>> Is there url you can provide showing the changes in JDK 9 that provide
>>> this new ability?
>>>
>>> I'd like to comment, but I'm unsure of the subject matter. :-[
>>>
>>
>> well in
>> http://mail.openjdk.java.net/pipermail/core-libs-dev/2015-April/032733.html
>> you can find references to the patch. Also JDK-8057919 is a reference for
>> this. The latest EA version has this patch already and can be tried.
>>
>> bye Jochen
>>
>>
>> --
>> Jochen "blackdrag" Theodorou
>> blog: http://blackdragsview.blogspot.com/
>>
>>
>

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