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mcguire at neurotica.com
Mon Apr 26 21:37:40 CDT 2004
On Apr 26, 2004, at 8:51 PM, Charles Shannon Hendrix wrote:
>> Wow. If I'd had made such an close-minded rant about PCs or Linux,
>> probably be flamed off the list.
> Damn, whatever. It wasn't a rant or at all close-minded. I at first
> was going to label you and Dave that way, but I don't really think
> For what it is worth, I don't hate Java. I find the basics of it are
> fine, and I like the idea. It's mostly the class libraries that have
> come out of the project that I don't like.
On that point, I must agree. The standard platform is FAR FAR FAR
too large. It redefines the term "bloat".
> It seems that writing really fast Java code means avoiding an awful lot
> of the foundation libraries, which is the major point of Java to most
> Java projects I've used.
...which is why, when people hear "Java", they think "slow". It's
Dave McGuire "PC users only know two 'solutions'...
Cape Coral, FL reboot and upgrade." -Jonathan Patschke
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