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From Ozgur Akan <a...@aiqa.com>
Subject Re: Developing Harmony
Date Tue, 17 May 2005 10:12:00 GMT
JVM in Java will be the slower then Sun`s JVM. C or C++ is a better choice.

Ozgur Akan

Jónas Tryggvi Jóhannsson wrote:

>
>> Question to the floor: if it had to be one of C and C++, which would 
>> you prefer?
>
>
> I can´t think of a single reason why C should be preferred over C++, 
> as C can simply be viewed as a subset of C++. As Java users, all of us 
> appreciate object orientation and understand how it can be used to 
> simplify software and make it more readable. Writing C code in an 
> object oriented manner simply does not give the same level of 
> abstraction C++ can provide.
>
> Im however very fond of the idea of writing the JVM in Java. Im 
> beginning to look into the JikesRVM and I really like the idea, 
> especially as it is the language that everyone on this list is  
> familiar with. It would also maximize the quality of the tools that we 
> will provide, as we would be using them to develop our JVM.
>
> - Jónas Tryggvi
>

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