The Java Virtual MachineSpecification, Java SE 7 Edition (Addison Wesley)
Monday, 07 July 2014

Written by the inventors of the technology, this edition of the definitive technical reference for the Java Virtual Machine fully describes the invokedynamic instruction and method handle mechanism added in Java SE 7, and gives the formal Prolog specification of the type-checking verifier introduced in Java SE 6.

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Authors: Tim Lindholm, Frank Yellin, Gilad Bracha and Alex Buckley
Publisher: Addison Wesley
Date: May 2, 2014
Pages: 608
ISBN: 978-0133260441

 

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