This is the fourth post about my experiments with a fluent I/O API. This post covers conclusions and limitations of the implementation. You can find downloads and source repository details further down the page.
Sunday, 1 August 2010
I've been experimenting with fluent API design. You can find the sources in part 4.
I've often been frustrated with the verbosity of Java I/O. Handling close with decorators got better with the introduction of the Closeable interface, but there's still a bit of boilerplate. This post describes a new fluent API to wrapper around the existing I/O API.