Generic types propsal

Maksim Lin maksim at
Mon Apr 26 18:02:20 PDT 1999

Maxim Kizub wrote:
> Archie Cobbs wrote:
> >
> > FYI-
> >
> >
> >
> > Proposal to "Add Generic Types To The Java Programming Language"
> > You need developer access.
> >
> I remember, someone (not you, Archie) said me - he likes
> Java because of it's simplicuty and because it does
> not have parametriezed types, closures and other
> features like this...
> BTW, can we back to my patches, when Sun comes
> closer to this feature's implementation?
> PS Maybe, kaffe core team should rethink and
> decide to no stay in Sun's tail all the time... ;-)
> Regards
>   Maxim Kizub

Yes but just because Suns says it should be so doesn't mean it's a good
idea.  I for one would prefer NOT to have generic stuff - apart from
containers I still don't see where it would make my life easier using

Anyways, there is plenty of other stuff to work on and worry about in
kaffe at the moment.

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