Module java.base

Interface ModuleResolutionAttribute

All Superinterfaces:
AttributePREVIEW<ModuleResolutionAttributePREVIEW>, ClassElementPREVIEW, ClassFileElementPREVIEW, WritableElementPREVIEW<ModuleResolutionAttributePREVIEW>

public sealed interface ModuleResolutionAttribute extends AttributePREVIEW<ModuleResolutionAttributePREVIEW>, ClassElementPREVIEW
ModuleResolutionAttribute is a preview API of the Java platform.
Programs can only use ModuleResolutionAttribute when preview features are enabled.
Preview features may be removed in a future release, or upgraded to permanent features of the Java platform.
Models the ModuleResolution attribute, which can appear on classes that represent module descriptors. This is a JDK-specific * attribute, which captures resolution metadata for modules. Delivered as a ClassElementPREVIEW when traversing the elements of a ClassModelPREVIEW.

The specification of the ModuleResolution attribute is:

  ModuleResolution_attribute {
    u2 attribute_name_index;    // "ModuleResolution"
    u4 attribute_length;        // 2
    u2 resolution_flags;

  The value of the resolution_flags item is a mask of flags used to denote
  properties of module resolution. The flags are as follows:

   // Optional

   // At most one of:

The attribute does not permit multiple instances in a given location. Subsequent occurrence of the attribute takes precedence during the attributed element build or transformation.