[Mono-list] Re: NET using Java VMs and libs

Morten Sylvest Olsen mortenolsen@mail.com
Thu, 28 Mar 2002 11:55:39 +0100 (CET)

> At this point, about as much effort seems to be going into creating
> a high performance open source CLR implementation as is going into
> creating high performance open source JVM implementations.

True. And also the Microsoft runtime seem to be very well crafted, I must
reluctantly admit. :) In a couple of small tests I did on the beta 2
version it outperformed the JDK1.3.1 JVM slightly on equivalent
floating-point arithmetic (Linpack benchmark). I guess Sun has never
really been good at code generation for x86.

Of course some of the worst JVM warts has been removed, which probably

- Morten

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