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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

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?)

S. Ron Oliver, semi-retired professor of Computer Science and Computer

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