[Dshield] Re: JVM is gone?

Thomas Ditmars zarggg at zarggg.net
Sat Oct 9 22:20:58 GMT 2004

On 08 Oct 04 14:05, Esler, Joel - Contractor wrote:
> http://www.microsoft.com/mscorp/java/
[ ... ]
> The MSJVM will reach its end of life on December 31, 2007. Customers
> are encouraged to take proactive measures to stay informed about
> obsolete software and move away from the MSJVM in a timely fashion.
> The MSJVM is no longer available for distribution from Microsoft and
> there will be no enhancements to the MSJVM. Microsoft products and
> SKUs currently including the MSJVM will continue to be retired or
> replaced by versions not containing the MSJVM on a schedule to be
> announced.
[ ... ]

I've been recommending the use of Sun's JRE over MSJVM for a couple
years now. And in all fairness, we knew this was coming.
Thomas Ditmars    zarggg [at] zarggg [dot] net   KeyID: 0x6425C4ED

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