What is likely to qualify as a 'small' language change in the upcoming Java 7 release? This post by Joseph D. Darcy sheds more light on this whole process or what Sun is calling Project Coin. Already into its first week, this post by Joseph D. Darcy describes the first seventeen proposals that are being considered for this project which targets Java 7. Read Josph's post 'Project Coin: Week 1 Update': http://blogs.sun.com/darcy/entry/project_coin_week_1_update