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From: "S. Ron Oliver" <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Thu, 8 Feb 2001 16:51:39 -0700
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At 09:48 PM 2/8/01 +0100, Stephane Richard wrote:

. . .

>A agree with you that JVM is "the" strong point of Java, so when do we make
>our AVM then ?  (Ada Virtual Machines) huh?

Now there's a HELL of an idea!!!

Currently I'm focusing more on AdaOS and CORBA projects.  But it seems to
me that an AVM (obviously overcoming the severe deficiencies of JVM) would
be a REAL WINNER.

Why didn't I think of that? . . .  :(

Perhaps this comes within the purvue of Dave Botton's AdaPower and/or the
proposed Ada-Web WG.  (Is anybody doing anything about the latter?)

sro
S. Ron Oliver, semi-retired professor of Computer Science and Computer
Engineering.  www.csc.calpoly.edu/~sroliver

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