Earlier this year, Microsoft announced end of support for Windows XP. As a direct result, Oracle announced that we no longer provide official support for Java on Windows XP. The main implication of this is that a customer with a support contract may be required to reproduce an issue encountered on Windows XP on a later version of Windows, and if the issue is ...
Completed LambdaMetafactory intrinsification.
I fixed a whole bunch of weird edge case behaviors and finally did the first part of the lambda performance work.
So which project should you choose? ThreeTen-Backport or Joda-Time?
In the last few weeks I've finally had the chance to use lambdas and streams in Java SE 8 in anger. In doing so, I've found much to like, but some rough edges.