[javaee-spec users] Re: [jsr342-experts] Re: Java EE / EJB Interop support

From: michael keith <>
Date: Mon, 14 May 2012 09:17:44 -0400

Hi Werner,

I believe the plan is that CORBA will indeed be an optional module in
JSK 8. Picture the dotted line ("requires optional") going to the other
two purple modules as well as just to java.xml :-)


On 14/05/2012 9:05 AM, Werner Keil wrote:
> Quite amazingly, even latest concepts for Java 8 include a
> "java.corba" *Overridable *system module.
> See page 6 of
> The document only lists "Overridable" as parts of the system that can
> be updated and replaced by newer versions, but what if e.g. some
> platforms no longer need Corba at all? Do they still need to carry
> that redundant "system module" or could some of these also be
> *Optional*, not just *Overridable*??