First draft of translation document

Howard Lovatt howard.lovatt at
Mon May 24 00:42:53 PDT 2010

Yes, thanks for the correction. I meant to say that anonymous inner
classes can only have one *point of creation* (not one instance).

On 24 May 2010 15:05, Neal Gafter <neal at> wrote:
> On Sun, May 23, 2010 at 5:30 PM, Howard Lovatt <howard.lovatt at> wrote:
>> An interesting idea would be to change the semantics of an *anonymous*
>> inner class so that they could be garbage collected without having to
>> have first collected their class loader. Since an anonymous inner
>> class can only have one instance this change won't break ordinary
>> code.
> Howard: Anonymous inner classes may have many instances.

  -- Howard.

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