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From Arved Sandstrom <Arved...@chebucto.ns.ca>
Subject Re: [spinnaker] Announce
Date Mon, 10 Jul 2000 21:48:51 GMT
At 02:32 PM 7/10/00 -0700, you wrote:
>on 7/10/00 1:44 PM, Eric Hodges at harmony2@swbell.net wrote:
>
>> It's as if Sun thought we wouldn't use Java for the first 5 years.  Now
they
>> want a do-over.  Sun can't expect the world to re-write all code for each
>> new release of the VM.  One of the selling points of Java is that code
won't
>> have to be constantly re-written.
>
>What you are asking for is that Sun would have kept Java inside for another
>5 years to make it perfect. That would have been the right answer.
>
Well, then they would have emerged with Eiffel. :-)

Arved Sandstrom

Senior Developer
e-plicity.com (www.e-plicity.com)
Halifax, Nova Scotia
"B2B Wireless in Canada's Ocean Playground"


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