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Awais Bajwa
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Joined: Jan 16, 2001
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Hi folks,
If you agree with this article

http://www.gotdotnet.com/team/compare/petshop.aspx


Please have your comments...


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Awais Bajwa
Arafat Nalkhande
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Joined: Jul 20, 2006
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gotdotnet.com is a ".NET framework community website" as they themselves claim on the website. So there is no guarantee that the results are unbiased


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Nathan Pruett
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Joined: Oct 18, 2000
Posts: 4121

Hmmm... not really the best forum for this... nothing about distributed Java in the question.


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Stan James
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Joined: Jan 29, 2003
Posts: 8791
This kind of comparison shows up every now and then. Sun's PetShop was not designed for speed or fewest lines of code. Rather it illustrated a zillion different things you could do. It's a poor baseline to use for any comparison.

You may find some comparisons where Java folks have rewritten PetShop to their own liking. Those might be more valid, to what ever degree you trust those individuals to improve PetShop.

Finally, most Java folks won't care much how these come out. These benchmarks are not the reasons we chose Java over MS or C++ or whatever.


A good question is never answered. It is not a bolt to be tightened into place but a seed to be planted and to bear more seed toward the hope of greening the landscape of the idea. John Ciardi
Sanjaya Sugiarto
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Joined: Mar 25, 2004
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I am not a .net savvy yet. Have looked on asp.net, and my first impression is it is typical RAD thing. There are some "magics" which you won't know what exactly run underneath. Java, on the other hand, is more transperant. If you are very oriented result, than .net is a very good alternative to Java. But if you want that you must know whats going on every line of your code, than Java is better.


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