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No, modular Java isn't dead. It'll be in Java 9 – honest

Kevin McMurtrie Silver badge

Spaghetti party and everyone is invited

This is all great except that most Java developers can't resist using a few Apache library methods that download half the Internet via automatic dependency management software. Oracle is going to fight an epic battle to create finer grained JVM loading to satisfy efficiency conscious developers who may find it easier to use another language instead. A better fight would be helping developers get rid of old and badly tangled libraries (mostly Sun's and Apache's) that are outside of the core runtime.

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