JLS tweaks

Archie Cobbs archie at dellroad.org
Fri Mar 28 16:03:34 UTC 2014

On Fri, Mar 28, 2014 at 2:08 AM, John Rose <john.r.rose at oracle.com> wrote:

> P.S.  Jon G., sorry about the extra language-design noise on your javac
> list.  This stuff belongs on a successor to the Coin[1] project, whose
> coin-dev[2] would be the right forum for such ideas, if someone could be
> found to run it.

I completely agree... it turns out this list is not the right place to
discuss language change proposals.

At least, nobody here seems very interested in actually discussing mine,
and as a result I feel like I'm just annoying people and wasting everyone's

A project Coin successor with a separate, dedicated mailing list might make
more sense. The current process, which I have been trying to follow, is
failing to gather enough interest and discussion to progress toward a


Archie L. Cobbs
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