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From "Mark Brooks" <jmb_perso...@hotmail.com>
Subject Re: Against using Java to implement Java (Was: Java)
Date Fri, 13 May 2005 08:24:40 GMT
>One of the reasons why not, from my POV, is because it runs so badly on 
>most platforms.

I can't comment on that.  I've used it on Solaris, Linux, and Windows.  
However, that is a VM issue, not a language issue.

>I've tried to sell C++ in the ASF many times. Even back when it wasn't 
>quite so bloated as it is now it wasn't a popular idea. Far fewer people 
>can write C++ than C, and hardly any of those can write _good_ C++.

Agreed.

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