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Re: use of libwww-5.0

From: Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 03 Apr 1997 11:04:01 -0600
Message-ID: <3343E301.4958C2DF@w3.org>
To: Daniel Veillard <Daniel.Veillard@imag.fr>
CC: "Budd, Sinclair" <s.budd@ic.ac.uk>, www-amaya@w3.org, w3t-nerd@w3.org
Daniel Veillard wrote:

>   This new version is twofold :
>     - it can be conpiled with libWWW as usual. This is the
>       estimated "stable" release.
>     - it can be compiled with the Kaffe Java interpreter on
>       a subset of the platforms (Linux, solaris, sunOs, linux-sparc)
>       and then uses the Jigsaw client HTTP classes for network
>       accesses. This provides a supported HTTP/1.1 network stack,
>       and the long awaited user cache.
> The new Amaya-Java also provides an easy way to extend or cusomize
> Amaya without requiring a recompilation of the C source code. This
> helps a lot especially for those without Motif libraries. Most ot the
> Thot API is available from the Java language, providing means for
> "enhanced developements".

Fantastic work! My hat is off to Daniel and the rest of the Amaya
team. Three virtual cheers. Standing O.

> I will present this work at the WWW6 conference next week during the
> Developer's Day.

I look forward to it. FYI, the address for information abou that
talk is:

which is linked from the W3C @ WWW6 page:

Dan Connolly, W3C Architecture Domain Lead
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