Re: Internet Explorer for Unix

David Crook (
Tue, 09 Dec 1997 14:16:32 -0800

Gregory Alan Bolcer wrote:
> Okay, downloaded. Ran the install script. Launched the program...
> reading the license agreement. One source of entertainment...
> SOFTWARE PRODUCT may contain support for
> programs written in Java. Java technology is not fault
> tolerant and is not designed, manufactured, or intended
> for use or resale as on-line control equipment in
> hazardous environments requireing fail-safe performance,
> such as in the operation of nuclear facilities, aircraft
> navigatioin or communication systems, air traffic control,
> direct life support machines, or weapons systems, in
> which the failure of Java technology could lead directly
> to death, personal injury, or severe physical or
> environmental damage.
> Hilarious!! And Windows or Visual C is?
> Greg

Damn it! I was this close to finishing my java-based vehicle weapons
control system with HUD for from windshield and side/back window. Now I
have to port the damn thing to C++. Sigh...

Dave "Got a 55mph car in fast lane, sidewinder is locked on target"