Proposal: #ModuleNameCharacters (revised)

forax at forax at
Fri Jan 27 18:04:42 UTC 2017

i agree with both of you.


----- Mail original -----
> De: "mark reinhold" <mark.reinhold at>
> À: "Remi Forax" <forax at>
> Cc: jpms-spec-experts at
> Envoyé: Jeudi 26 Janvier 2017 23:38:31
> Objet: Re: Proposal: #ModuleNameCharacters (revised)

> 2017/1/1 15:43:10 -0800, Rémi Forax <forax at>:
>> Re-reading this thread after a message sent privately by Ess Kay aksing why
>> spaces are supported, i think we should disallow 0x20 (space) too,
>> having a module not found because a module name has a trailing space will not
>> be fun.
> No, that wouldn't be fun, but such module names will never be emitted by
> a Java compiler, hence I don't think this type of error will be so common
> as to justify banning spaces in module names in all `module-info.class`
> files.
> - Mark

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