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Mixins For Java

From: andrew cooke <andrew@...>

Date: Sun, 16 Aug 2009 15:22:26 -0400

I'm a mixin junkie with Python; live is always a bit frustrating with
Java.  But I just watched this screencast -
http://www.berniecode.com/writing/java-mixins/ and it's really, really
nice.  The kind of smart, dynamic programming that *is* possible in
Java, but that people seem to think impossible.

And watch to the end of the video - the generics based implementation
selector is a stroke of genius.  Very, very nice.

Andrew

PS: http://code.google.com/p/java-mixins/
http://www.berniecode.com/blog/2009/08/16/mixins-for-java/

Also, Lombok

From: andrew cooke <andrew@...>

Date: Mon, 17 Aug 2009 12:45:49 -0400

There's also this - http://projectlombok.org/ - which seems to do more
(not had much time to look at it yet), but requires access to
undocumented classes (so isn't really fit for commercial use).

Discussion here -
http://www.reddit.com/r/programming/comments/9bb1e/project_lombok_automatic_resource_management_for/

Andrew

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