All About JDK 18 - Inside Java Newscast #21#videoRefinements in pattern matching and Panama's foreign and vector APIs; a new command
jwebserverand a new IP address resolution SPI; preparing code for UTF-8 becoming the default character set and for the eventual removal of finalization; and a few more bits and pieces.
What Happens to Finalization in JDK 18? - Inside Java Newscast #15#videoFinalization was part of Java from day one to help developers manage resources but it turns out that it's really not good at that. Here's why and what's gonna happen next. Also, reflection and method handles.