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Sun on Java II

If Java on Solaris is not a priority for Sun, as some claim, how come they seemed to deem it important enough to risk getting caught cheating on benchmarks?

http://www.techweb.com/wire/news/1997/11/1105java.html

Just me (Sir to you)
Wednesday, February 12, 2003

Don't you "need" to cheat if you have no priority set to actually improve performance?

Practical Geezer
Wednesday, February 12, 2003

That article was written in 1997

Matt Watson
Wednesday, February 12, 2003

And, after consulting my computer clock, I have found that it is 2003. So, perhaps 6 years is a weeeeee bit far back to be reaching to support any such point. ;)

Brian Hall
Wednesday, February 12, 2003

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