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Newer page: version 8 Last edited on Saturday, March 19, 2005 11:41:09 am by AristotlePagaltzis
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-[Acronym] for [Java] VirtualMachine.  
-A "virtualised" run space for Java programs
+An [Acronym] for [Java] VirtualMachine. 
-Someone like DanielLawson or PerryLorier should prob . define this better
+A VirtualMachine running [Java] ByteCode . Despite the name, [Java] ByteCode can be produced from SourceCode in ProgrammingLanguage~s other than [Java] by some [Compiler]s. Multiple versions and types of [JVM]s have been released by numerous vendors including [IBM] and SunMicrosystems