jQuery in Action, 3rd edition
The moose likes Performance and the fly likes JDK1.3 performance Big Moose Saloon
  Search | Java FAQ | Recent Topics | Flagged Topics | Hot Topics | Zero Replies
Register / Login

Win a copy of REST with Spring (video course) this week in the Spring forum!
JavaRanch » Java Forums » Java » Performance
Bookmark "JDK1.3 performance" Watch "JDK1.3 performance" New topic

JDK1.3 performance

srinidhi sampath

Joined: Jun 16, 2000
Posts: 4
when Jdk1.3 was released they claimed that it is 30% faster and Swing is 50% faster.I have an application on jdk1.1.8(Quite big)
uses swing extensively.I dont find any difference at all.
Even the memory usage improvement was claimed,but in this case it is using a little bit more.
can any one clarify, as to where jdk1.3 is fast
Frank Carver

Joined: Jan 07, 1999
Posts: 6920
I believe that the claimed speed increase was compared to 1.2, which was very slow. I still use 1.1.8 for a lot of applications as it is a good, robust, small, fast JDK.

Read about me at frankcarver.me ~ Raspberry Alpha Omega ~ Frank's Punchbarrel Blog
I agree. Here's the link: http://aspose.com/file-tools
subject: JDK1.3 performance
It's not a secret anymore!