[maemo-users] N900/Maemo 5 review

From: Peter Flynn peter.flynn at mars.ucc.ie
Date: Fri Aug 21 00:34:32 EEST 2009
Mark wrote:
> As with anything, it depends on the app. Sure, small, light apps
> designed for cellphones will run on anything. But "real" Java apps are
> quite different. I can assure you that the Java apps that run
> sluggishly on my current desktop workstation will not even begin to
> run on your Centro. That also goes for a lot of general Web content
> that is not specifically designed for phones.

I'm happily running Saxon on my N800 (Java-based XSLT processor), along 
with Emacs, LaTeX, and other XML-related stuff. OK, Saxon's a console 
app, but it runs perfectly, and at an acceptable speed.

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