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Blog Archive for kgh during December 2004

I enjoy programming. It's part of my job, but it's also something I do just for fun. I like seeing code take shape under my fingers and I like evolving it do interesting things. As part of that, I've tended to take a certain recalcitrant joy in having a direct, simple relationship with my source code, without any uppity tools getting in the way. I admire tools like Visual Basic, but I've...
We've just released the complete J2SE compatibility test sources under a read-only license, so that the community can see what's really going on with Java compatibility testing. See:    http://jck.dev.java.net Background The core strength of the Java platform is compatibility. There can be all kinds of implementations from all kinds of vendors, but they all have to be compatible....