Layer questions

Alan Bateman Alan.Bateman at
Wed Aug 17 07:36:03 UTC 2016

On 08/08/2016 22:51, Paul Benedict wrote:

> Dear Jigsaw Experts,
> I have a few questions on layers:
> 1) True of False: Except for the Boot Layer, every Layer must have a parent
> Layer?
Correct, as stated in the javadoc.

> 2) Is there any API to enumerate the Layer instances in the JVM?
Not specifically but easy to get when using the tooling APIs 
(java.lang.instrument or JVM TI) because they already allow you to 
enumerate the loaded classes and/or modules.


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