Will Java 9 modularized apps have a lower RAM footprint?

With the module linking and custom runtime image creation features of JDK9 can a program have a lower RAM memory footprint in JDK9 than in JDK8? I ima… Read more


A First Look at Java Inline Classes

Java currently supports only two types of value: primitives and object references. Project Valhalla extends this by introducing inline classes which are a new form of type that exhibit some behaviors of both. These new types open the door to better alignm... (more…)

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