Re: Oh, lovely!......

From: Mladen Gogala <>
Date: Thu, 8 Mar 2012 21:52:42 +0000 (UTC)
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On Wed, 07 Mar 2012 16:57:47 -0800, Noons wrote:

> Ah well, I'm sure Oracle will then give us instead some stored Java
> monstrosity that will consume umpteen CPU cycles to return a simple
> value that can be obtained from the command line in a fraction of a
> microsecond. Never underestimate the power of Java coders to stuff up a
> fast system...

I believe that this will have to be resolved through an OS library. I am not sure that the different implementations are compatible. That's the same old story of libsocket vs. Windows version, all over again.

Received on Thu Mar 08 2012 - 15:52:42 CST

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