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note on origin of java?

Posted by amar on October 25, 2000 at 4:38 AM

> > One textbook suggests early programmers chose "Oak" for the name
> > of the new language, but eventually selected "Java." Any reliable
> > account of the reason(s) for the choice of "Java"

> In the beginning they thought calling it "Oak", but this name was already
> registered, so, when they were thinking in a new one, they realized
> that "java" (the name that American give familiarly to coffee) was
> a great name, so that's it.

  • java origin amith bopaiah November 18, 2001 at 10:24 PM (0)

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