Integrated: JDK-8281169: Expand discussion of elements and types

Joe Darcy darcy at
Wed Aug 16 20:35:17 UTC 2023

On Tue, 1 Aug 2023 05:00:23 GMT, Joe Darcy <darcy at> wrote:

> The goal is this change is to convey to the reader an accurate "vibe" for the dichotomy between elements and type in the javax.lang.model API rather than a primer on category theory (projection-embedding pairs, etc.).

This pull request has now been integrated.

Changeset: 0c3bc71d
Author:    Joe Darcy <darcy at>
Stats:     89 lines in 3 files changed: 85 ins; 0 del; 4 mod

8281169: Expand discussion of elements and types

Reviewed-by: mcimadamore, prappo



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