Sun’s Java programming language is a newer language based on C++, but incompatible with it. Like C++, Java is an object-oriented language that provides classes and inheritance. It is a higher-level language than C++, providing object references, arrays, and strings instead of pointers. An automatic garbage collection facility frees the programmer from most memory management worries.


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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2000

Authors and Affiliations

  • Stephen A. Edwards
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  1. 1.Advanced Technology Group Synopsys, Inc.USA

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