Java 9 class file format finalized?

Alan Bateman Alan.Bateman at
Mon Apr 17 16:10:55 UTC 2017

On 17/04/2017 13:48, Michael Rasmussen wrote:

> Hi
> Has the class file format, or more specifically the module-info.class
> file format, been finalized, or should we still expect changes in that
> area?
The format and the attributes have been stable for some time. I'm not 
aware of any proposal to change anything. At the same time, the specs 
aren't final. Also the JDK-specific attributes aren't documented in JEP 
261 yet (but you might not care about that).


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