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From Ken Shao <ken.s...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Java
Date Wed, 11 May 2005 04:40:36 GMT
I can't agree write JVM in Java.
It's crazy. We should make it more powerful, at least we can against .Net.

 On 5/11/05, Fernando Lozano <fernando@lozano.eti.br> wrote: 
> 
> Hi,
> 
> See how today we have many high-quality network servers, database
> drivers, IDEs, compilers, interpreters and other kinds of system-level
> software written in Java. If Java has proven to be more productive for
> these software, why not for the VM itself? There's no reason we should
> still be dealing with zero-bytes at the end of strings and size of
> buffers at every string copy.
> 
> []s, Fernando Lozano
> 
> sergio escreveu:
> 
> > I agree.
> >
> > Steve Blackburn escreveu:
> >
> >> I would like advocate the use of Java in implementing the VM (*).
> >> This may seem a low-level issue, but I'm raising it now because it
> >> will have significant implications for the VM core and the overall
> >> approach this project takes.
> >>
> >> Why? a) Software engineering benefits. b) Performance. c) "Eating
> >> your own dog food" is good for you.
> >
> 
>

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