Proposal: Allow illegal reflective access by default in JDK 9

Stephen Felts stephen.felts at
Fri May 19 13:48:29 UTC 2017

By the way, there is no available API so that one can write


If an object is not accessible and setAccessible on the object will succeed

  call setAccessible


That means that the code needs to call setAccessible and handle the exception, which triggers a warning.




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