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Tris Rabar
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Hi,
What're the major advantages of Java 1.4 over Java 1.3?
Thanks..
 
Jeff Smith
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Here's a couple of articles I found that give some details on java 1.4:
Java v1.4 Overview
Top Ten Cool New Features of Java 1.4
 
Gerry Giese
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The best items are java.nio.* to replace/complement(?) java.io, and adding the Logging, Regular Expressesions, and XML APIs into the core API. java.nio will be of special interest if you do a lot of file work, including image processing.
 
Tris Rabar
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Thanks for the info guys!
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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