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- adjective computing Initialism of
Write Once, Run Anywhere.
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Java right now is one of the, if not the, most portable WORA platform there is.
Well, it's trouble for non-Windows users, and violates the spirit of WORA.
In a world where computer devices are all connected, especially the safety aspects of java are a leap forward but also the productivity gains and the WORA concept are a great improvement IMO and make for a much larger difference than the diff. between C and C++.