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Sun vs MS Java

Gus K

NTFS abuser
#1
As most have done I installed Sun's Java, when XP decided not to. Since SP1 now includes MS's is there a good reason to not stay with Sun?
 

Hipster Doofus

Good grief Charlie Brown
#2
I downloaded sun's yesterday because I'm using Mozilla now. After it installed & I go to a page that needs it my clock (not windows) now flickers in time with the page. :eek: Thankfully I don't go there very often.
 
#3
I have found the MS JVM to be faster than the Sun JVM (ironically)

I have both installed, since I use the Sun one for Mozilla, my primary browser.
 

SPeedY_B

I may actually be insane.
#5
Microsofts own java will run more efficiently because it will be optimised more towards windows, where-as sun's java package will run just that bit slower.
I find they both do the job in the end tho, and thats all that really matters :D
 

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