Java Platform Module System

Stephan Herrmann stephan.herrmann at
Tue May 23 20:22:18 UTC 2017

On 01.05.2017 20:47, Alex Buckley wrote:
> On 4/30/2017 3:25 AM, Stephan Herrmann wrote:
>> For the question at hand, this is what we learn from that improved
>> reference:
>>    "A readability graph is constructed"
>> Now we only need a link to the specification that *defines* what is a
>> readability graph and what is the meaning of "m1 reads m2".
>> I assume, you want to add a further reference to the "Resolution"
>> section of the package specification for java.lang.module?
> Yes, the API spec for java.lang.module will be updated to define the readability relation. 

 From looking at the API spec, I cannot tell whether this has meanwhile
been updated, since there's no date on it.

So: has it been updated? Where exactly should I look?

Also: uses of "read" inside JLS 7.4.3 could use some reference to the definition.


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