The past, present and future of the Java type system by Alasdair Collinson
The Java type system is an interesting beast; it looks very similar to that of C++ at first glance, but when you look at it more closely there are some major differences.
In this session, we’ll take a quick look at some of the features of the Java type system and where they came from. Also, let’s look into what may be coming to Java (in the near or distant future) when it comes to types.
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