Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 16th May 2006 22:13 UTC, submitted by adstro
Java "Sun today announced that Java Platform, Standard Edition 5 is now available for redistribution by GNU/Linux and OpenSolaris operating system distributors under the new Operating System Distributor's License for Java (also known as the 'Distro License for Java' or DLJ). Developed in consultation with, and for use by, the various GNU/Linux communities, the new license allows distributors to ship Sun's Java SE 5.0 Java Development Kit and Java Runtime Environment as installable packages for their operating systems." At the same time, Sun also promised to open-source Java.
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Java question
by Eric Martin on Tue 16th May 2006 23:24 UTC
Eric Martin
Member since:
2005-11-11

Is the JVM(virtualmachine) coded in C++ or C ?

Gosling or anyone else know ?

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RE: Java question
by ahmetaa on Tue 16th May 2006 23:40 in reply to "Java question"
ahmetaa Member since:
2005-07-06

JVM is C++ and assembler.
code is there, you can check.

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RE[2]: Java question
by Eric Martin on Wed 17th May 2006 00:05 in reply to "RE: Java question"
Eric Martin Member since:
2005-11-11

Under Sun. don't know if any C in there though.
http://www.research.att.com/~bs/applications.html

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RE[2]: Java question
by kajaman on Wed 17th May 2006 08:10 in reply to "RE: Java question"
kajaman Member since:
2006-01-06

But you can't modify and redistribute. Hope it will change soon.

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