Re: java plug-in (sablevm)
Am Donnerstag, 6. Januar 2005 21:11 schrieb Derek Broughton:
> On Thursday 06 January 2005 15:58, Michael Koch wrote:
> > I give up. "is not usable" is not really describing a problem. We
> > can't even guess what your problem is out of this. There are many
> > people out there that are happy with the free runtimes already.
> I give up, too. I haven't been trying to describe a problem. I've
> been pointing out that as a general replacement for a Sun JRE
> (which you and others have been suggesting), it just ain't here.
> How about this (from your own website):
> "What is Kaffe not?
> Kaffe is constantly under development, and lacks compatibility in
> many ways with the current releases of Java. It lacks many key
> features of a full Java virtual machine implementation - including
> security related features such as a complete bytecode verifier
> essential for running untrusted code.
> Kaffe is not the best Java virtual machine for developing Java
> applications, as it lacks much in the way of documentation,
> compatibility, debugging/profiling support, etc. If you are
> learning Java, or are looking for a complete Java development
> environment, you will probably be best served by using a "real"
> Java development environment (such as the JDK) licensed from Sun.
> Check out our links page for more information."
> Once you get those beat, or even just the first, I'll be willing to
> try it again.
This information is really old and not up-to-date. And you overrate
the meaning of it.