[OSM-talk] OSM maps in 3D

Tom Hughes tom at compton.nu
Fri Jul 18 10:21:31 BST 2008


In message <DCDD2E5F-7E95-4C28-B978-D3759B69350A at poco.org.uk>
        elvin ibbotson <elvin.ibbotson at poco.org.uk> wrote:

> From: Simon Ward <simon at bleah.co.uk>
>
>> On Fri, Jul 18, 2008 at 08:27:56AM +0100, elvin ibbotson wrote:
>>
>>> Why not use Java instead of Microsoft stuff then it would run on
>>> anything.
>>
>> Java doesn’t really run on anything, and we’re only just getting close
>> to a full working free software implementation.
>
> Java runs on Windows, Mac, Linux and Solaris and has been full, free
> and working for years.

You're talking free as in beer. Simon was talking free as in freedom.

Tom

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