Java modules as Ant resources (was: Generate manifest files and add automatic module names for JPMS)
2018-02-07 18:25 GMT+01:00 Stefan Bodewig <bodewig@xxxxxxxxxx>:
>> Maybe it will be easier to digest if we start at a higher level of what
>> needs to be changed. I don't think moving classes so we don't have any
>> split packages anymore will be enough.
>> I'd expect we'd need to replace all code that deals with classloaders
>> and replace it with ServiceLoaders if we want to avoid complex startup
>> scenarios for example. Given there is no interface or base class tasks
>> or types must implement this may again force us to change this model. Or
>> maybe I'm just wrong.
>> If we want a broader audience we may want to change the subject :-)
I would treating Java modules as Ant resources help in this scenario?