Suitability (of Java)
mobiletiw at fishersinter.net
Fri Apr 2 00:17:39 PST 2004
I have a mate who is a Java expert and when I asked him about the speed
loss he told me that it is slower but not as much as people like to make
Don Smith wrote:
> Adrian Fisher wrote:
>> Wasn't it re-written though so that it became a fully fledged and
>> general purpose language?
> It's still an interpreted language (byte codes instead of text but
> still interpreted) which means it's at least half the speed of a
> compiled language.
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