Join the HMS Groovy Bounty, Pledge Allegiance and Pay your Groovy Pals !
This is an experimental umbrella task to collect pledges/bounties that people commit to paying to a (to be created) Groovy funding / developer 's Paypal address on completion of a specific Groovy feature or fix.
If you would like to pledge for a task, just add the task name and the amount as a comment below, and I will update the totals in each currency.
Current feature bounties:
|Make Groovy Java 9 compatible||100 EUR||General ongoing development efforts to make Groovy compatible with Java 9 features|
|var & final RHS type support||100 EUR||Support
final x = RHS -> final typeof(RHS)
var typeof(RHS) x = RHS
for the most common practical cases
|Non-map based named parameters||GROOVY-8451||300 EUR||Support type safe, flexible named parameters for ctors and methods, in addition to the existing, restricted map-based named parameters|
|block type closures||(
||200 EUR||Support a mechanism to inline "closures" that actually semantically represent block constructs, so that return/break/continue work as for a regular code block, and the unnecessary performance hit in these cases can be avoided|