Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 7th Mar 2007 22:27 UTC
Java "Although the .NET vs. Java war is basically over for control of the Windows desktop, where .NET is sure to become the managed language of choice for new Windows desktop applications, there is a new battle brewing. That battle is for the Linux desktop. Now that Java has been open sourced under the GPL, even the most strict of the 'free software only' distributions can start bundling it and integrating it into their Linux distributions out of the box."
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RE: So Java is ahead....
by c816 on Thu 8th Mar 2007 09:25 UTC in reply to "So Java is ahead...."
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2007-03-01

Java apps we have:

-JEdit
-JDiskReport
-Netbeans
-Eclipse
-Limewire
-Azureus
-Maple

What does mono have... Ah... beagle? banshee? fspot? tomboy? each of these apps could be written by a competent Java programmer in a weekend.

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