Proposal: Boolean.parseBoolean

Dmitry Soshnikov dmitry.soshnikov at
Mon Mar 20 19:04:53 UTC 2017

On Mon, Mar 20, 2017 at 11:57 AM, T.J. Crowder <
tj.crowder at> wrote:

> Any reason for not just using `Boolean.parse`? (Rather than repeating
> `Boolean` in the function name?)
Just a copy-paste from Java, similarly was done with `parseInt` taken from
Java. But just `parse` probably would work too. For consistency and
predictability `parseBoolean` is probably better now.

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