Linked by martini on Wed 29th Jun 2011 09:50 UTC
OS/2 and eComStation OpenJDK had been released as GA for OS/2 and eComStaion. This allows eCS-OS2 users to run modern Java apps on their platform. The development is open source and had been in part sponsored by donations of the community.
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RE: Java apps?
by twitterfire on Wed 29th Jun 2011 15:42 UTC in reply to "Java apps?"
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Years ago, java desktop apps looked ugly and slow on a Windows desktop. Ever since, I've pretty much avoided anything I knew was written in Java.

What are things like nowadays?

Still ugly and slow. At least the apps that I tested myself, namely Vuze, Open Office and Eclipse.

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