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From Bob <citi...@earthlink.net>
Subject Re: Java Security for Harmony
Date Wed, 11 May 2005 01:40:08 GMT
Some attention DOES need to be paid to speed.  If Harmony is  
consistently 3-5X slower than Sun (which it will be, if there's no JIT  
and no bytecode verifier and no ahead-of-time compiler), then many Java  
apps will simply be too slow to run on Harmony.

On May 10, 2005, at 11:41 AM, Ben Laurie wrote:

> Andreas Ravnestad wrote:
>> Ben wrote:
>>> Forgive my ignorance - why is this necessary?
>> A few short & sweet reasons see
>> http://fpl.cs.depaul.edu/cpitcher/se573/lectures/lecture 
>> -07.html#slide013
>
> So its an optimisation (and therefore optional), right?
>
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