It has not been updated much over the years.
It vanished from view for an extended period. This was
caused by the Santa-Fe "alife" webserver - where it used
to live - being taken down.
In July, 2002, Tim Tyler
It is hoped that it will slowly be edited into a state
where it is useful again.
Currently the FAQ should be regarded as being "under
Much of the material presented here is out-of-date.
Many modern FAQs are not answered - and many of the
questions which are answered here are no longer FAQs.
Maintaining such a FAQ is a big job - and the project may
take some time. Please be patient in the interim.
it ever happens, it will be automatically produced from
the HTML version - and consequentially may be rather lacking.
Start at http://nojava.cafaq.com/
and you should not encounter any Java applets.
Other maintenance activities on the FAQ seem to be of more
However, I expect such things will happen eventually.
Any Java applets will be confined to the Java version of the
An old list of pages that link to this FAQ is available at here.