Getting Type Information

Jonathan Gibbons Jonathan.Gibbons at Sun.COM
Wed Jun 11 09:03:46 PDT 2008

It depends where you are starting from.   If you have class files that 
you want to look at, you might want to analyse those directly, examining 
the constant pool for entries that define types. There are several 
easily available libraries for reading class files.

-- Jon

mgnews at wrote:
> Hello,
> I want to extract all external types which are used in a class.
> Is there an easy way to do this? I tried the Visitor, but the type information (e.g. for variables) is stored in different ways, so it's more like a trial and error.
> Perhaps I just didn't find the right documentation.
> Kind regards

More information about the compiler-dev mailing list