Switching from Java to Kotlin

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November 06, 2017

Switching from Java to Kotlin

While 'Kotlin is cute' and I strongly agree with it, I faced some obstacles or unexpected results while converting Java source code from my project into Kotlin.

In this talk I showed some of the real examples of unexpected or surprising things I faced while converting the project from Java source code into Kotlin source code, and also what I think is important when you start converting your project from Java to Kotlin, which is reviewing decompiled byte code.

See also:
* Exploring Kotlin’s hidden costs — Part 1 – Christophe Beyls – Medium

* Exploring Kotlin’s hidden costs — Part 2 – Christophe Beyls – Medium

* Exploring Kotlin’s hidden costs — Part 3 – Christophe Beyls – Medium

* Kotlin's hidden costs - Benchmarks - Renato Athaydes

Keynote: Sinking Your Teeth Into Bytecode | SkillsCast | 26th October 2017


Shohei Kawano

November 06, 2017