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Benifits of Mac's over PC for Java

 
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I have been thinking of getting a new computer and I have been Kind of drawing towards a Mac. Mainly because I just like doing things differently. I was wondering if Macs had any benifits over a PC. Or maybe what some other peoples takes on Macs over PC. Thanks!
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One word: OS X.

Or is that two words?

Seriously, OS X is a wonderful environment for Java. Not only do you get the stability of OS X, you get a true Unix command line.

The only drawback I can think of is because Sun does not provde a Java implementation for OS X you usually need to wait a bit for Apple to come out with the latest and greatest version. This hasn't been an issue for me since I don't adopt new Java versions until they've been out for a while and well tested.
 
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Greg,

The only drawback I could think of is lack of MIDP 2.0 support on OS X...

Good luck,
 
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