Accessing module internals from bytecode rewriting agent

Andrew Dinn adinn at
Tue May 9 12:36:54 UTC 2017

On 09/05/17 11:56, Alan Bateman wrote:
> On 09/05/2017 01:45, Martin Buchholz wrote:
>> On Tue, May 2, 2017 at 2:40 AM, Andrew Dinn <adinn at> wrote:
>>> Just wanted to post a heads-up that this fall-back behaviour has now
>>> been implemented in Byteman release 4.0.0-BETA5.
>> Thanks - I can confirm 4.0.0-BETA5 works for me.
> Also Mandy has pushed the fix for JDK-8020801 to jdk9/dev so I assume
> Andrew will be able to drop the workaround/fall-back in Byteman at some
> point too.

Yes, that is on the cards -- but will probably only happen when I /need/
to do a new release for some other reason.

Thanks again to Mandy for the rapid fix.


Andrew Dinn
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