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whould java get better in future

sandeep bhatnagar
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Joined: Sep 07, 2001
Posts: 65
hi thr,
many peoples says java will get it's place again in coming days. is it true.
sandy
Valentin Crettaz
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Joined: Aug 26, 2001
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Hi Sandeep,
I have two questions:
First who are those "many people" ?
Second what do you mean with "java will get it's place again in coming days" ?
Java is much too involved in today's (and tomorrow's) technology to maybe disappear one day. Java has managed to take over many fields, be they client-side or server-side. Java has one (and many other) enormous advantage over other programming languages, Java is EASY TO LEARN for an occasionnal programmer, which is NOT the case with C++, C#, Smalltalk and other OO languages. First because the inventors of Java removed everything that was "impractical" in the C++ syntax. Don't mistake me, I do not say that C++ is a bad language, not at all, C++ is a good language, but C++'s days are compromized by Java, because Java has a second advantage over C++, it is (almost) platform-independent. Platform-independency is very important nowadays.
Believe me, Java is not gonna die and moreover will not lose its place as a challenger against the C++ monster, but one day will be the monster and let C++ take the challenger place! Just thinking about C++ syntax, makes me feel weird, and I know a lot of people who are feeling the same way.
Here are some articles from java.sun.com that leave no doubt concerning the importance Java takes (and will take) in everyday's life:


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Richa Sachdev
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Joined: Sep 09, 2001
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I am sure java will be back.
Now java is not only core java. J2EE is today backbone of many corporates and has a great potential in time to come.
regards
richa
Marcus Green
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Back from where, how can you even comment without comparisons? I believe that right now Java is the second most in demand programming language just after C++, anyone got information to the contrary.
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Jim Petersen
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Joined: Jul 24, 2001
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Originally posted by Richa Sachdev:
I am sure java will be back.
Now java is not only core java. J2EE is today backbone of many corporates and has a great potential in time to come.
regards
richa

Where did it go away to?? and why wasn't I informed!! Agree with Richa about the core technology bit seriously though
All the best Jim

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sandeep bhatnagar
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Joined: Sep 07, 2001
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hi,
thanx for clearing my doubts. but thr r too many peoples frm software industry who told about that.
sandeep
 
 
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