This version adds several conveniences to make using Java from Python more seamless:
- The Java class hierarchy is now reflected in Python, so
issubclassnow work correctly with Java classes and objects.
- Java exceptions are now represented as objects of their actual type rather than a generic
JavaExceptionclass. In conjunction with the previous point, this means that standard Python
try ... exceptsyntax can now be used to catch Java exceptions.
- Python “unbound method” syntax is now supported for Java objects, e.g.