For many, the absence of Project Jigsaw in Java 8 was the one chink in an otherwise warmly received release. Although the inclusion of the Compact Profiles feature did go some way to meeting more immediate platform footprint scalability needs, for many, modularization is still a sticking point. Fortunately, things are looking up for Jigsaw.  

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