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What is a JVM

ragi singh
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Hello all , i am preparing for SCJP and would like to ask you what a JVM is ? ie to say Does JVM comprose of classes which provide different functionalities , basically i would like to have insight about the interaction between the JVM and the underlying Operating System.
Christophe Verré
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What is a JVM? JRE? JDK? J2SDK?


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Jesper de Jong
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Have a look at the page About the Java Technology in Sun's Java Tutorials - it explains the basics of how Java and the JVM work.


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