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java5 .0???????

 
prabaha reddy
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can i call java5.0 as java2platform 5.0
 
Jeroen Wenting
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there is no Java5. There's only Java 2 5.0 version 1.5.0.
 
prabaha reddy
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jdk1.2.x---- java 2
jdk1.5.x-----java 2 5.0 why??
it should be java 5.0 from version 1.5.x
 
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The generally accepted explanation for this is that Sun's marketing department was on crack.
 
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I thought it was they needed a crack over the head?
 
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LOL, Jim that was the funniest thing I've ever read on these boards.
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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