Re: java vs flash
- Thanks Ken for the heads up.
--- In PanoToolsNG@yahoogroups.com, Ken Warner <kwarner000@...> wrote:
> If you have a client who wants to have Java only on a Local Area Network where
> you have some say over how Java is configured and updated on a specific set of
> machines, then you can do so with confidence. When you have control over how
> the computers are configured, then you can configure those computers to run
> Java applets perfectly well.
> The problems with Java deployment are basically two issues --
> 1) If you want to use an applet to show your panos to the whole web, then
> there are definitely going to be problem with some machines that are using
> old and out of date browsers and Java versions.
> 2) There is no real development going on for pano VR tours using Java. The
> tools for building Flash tours are being actively developed but hardly any development
> is being done on tools for Java. That's the biggest problem.