lkml.org 
[lkml]   [1996]   [May]   [2]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
SubjectRe: Java in OS?
Date
From

Buddha Buck writes:
>> Is there any possibility of Linux also doing this? It'd really be neat if
>> Linux could be first-on-the-market.
>
>I for one certainly hope not. Or, at least, not in the kernel. It
>seems to me to be both a waste of kernel space and an otherwise
>incredibly bad idea anyway.
>
>On the otherhand, a Java demon might be an interesting idea.
>Especially if it was a multithreaded Java demon.

No, not a daemon. Just make Java an executable file format that
uses an interpreter. Essentially the same as a shell script,
except that a few lines of magic get added that recognize a
Java app and call the interpreter. Just one more executable
file format that gets interpreted in user space.

michaelkjohnson


\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 13:37    [W:0.226 / U:1.928 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site