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Java 7 Special Edition – Closures and Language Change JSRs!

12 Nov 2007

I had just published a Java 7 roundup when I got an email from a little birdy in my inbox: JUGs to propose new language JSR for Java 7!

This message reveals that the “Closures for Java” JSR has been submitted as a joint proposal of the Belgian and Brazilian Java Users Groups!! This is the first proposal ever by a JUG – very cool.

Additionally, a collection of smaller language changes has been submitted as a Google-led proposal and will include:

As always, all current and previous information is maintained on my Java 7 page, which has now been updated based on the info in this announcement.