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From "Mark Brooks" <jmb_perso...@hotmail.com>
Subject [dev-tools] was Re: Against using Java to implement Java (Was: Java)
Date Thu, 19 May 2005 15:47:46 GMT
>If we are going to entertain writing most of the JVM in a type-safe
>language, we should also consider the proposed ECMA C++/CLI.  From
>what I understand, it standardizes a form of type-safe C++.  It has
>the promise of keeping both the Java and C camps happy.

Not really.  First, it is a Microsoft thing, tied in with .NET.  Second, we 
don't want to have to depend on a .NET runtime to get a Java runtime.  
Third, never try to implement a large and  complex existing project in a 
brand new technology.

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