This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
AnyApplet . . . . of course has no main(). But if you are talking applications - the JVM needs to know WHERE to start to decide which threads to invoke etc. therefore it NEEDS a main() to kick things off.
"JavaRanch, where the deer and the Certified play" - David O'Meara