Java 6 update 10

The Java 6 update 10 will be special. This future release provide features to keep Sun in the RIA competition, like Ethan Nicolas said, without waiting the version 7 :

  • Difficult to detect JREs, especially from a web browser
  • Difficult to automatically install new JREs
  • Large download size
  • Poor cold start performance
  • Little overlap between applets and Web Start programs

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