Suitability (of Java)

Bill's LFS Login lfsbill at nospam.dot
Sat Apr 3 09:15:45 PST 2004


On Sat, 3 Apr 2004, Don Smith wrote:

> John Quinn wrote:
>
> > Don may be surprised to see these results:
> > http://osnews.com/story.php?news_id=5602
>
> The only surprise was that Java 1.4.2 was really slow at trig. Is anyone
> surprised that compilers written by MS produce the fastest code on an OS
> written by MS?

More surprising to me was C performance. As with any tool, skill of use
may have effects and we don't know where his strengths and weaknesses
may have come into play.

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