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Bug#890610: ITP: jboss-bridger -- Java Bridge Method Maker




Package: wnpp
Severity: wishlist
Owner: Markus Koschany <apo@xxxxxxxxxx>

* Package name    : jboss-bridger
  Version         : 1.4
  Upstream Author : Red Hat Inc.
* URL             : https://github.com/dmlloyd/bridger
* License         : LGPL-2.1+
  Programming Lang: Java
  Description     : Java Bridge Method Maker

When compiling a class or interface that extends a parameterized class
or implements a parameterized interface, the compiler may need to
create a synthetic method. These are also called bridge methods. JBoss
Bridger is a bytecode mangler for creating your own synthetic bridge
methods, which allows more dramatic source code changes while still
maintaining binary compatibility.

JBoss Bridger is a new build-dependency of jboss-modules.