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Build vs Runtime vs Dev Environment

Build

  • everything you need to compile or make an executable
  • that will run in a runtime environment

Runtime

  • everything you need to execute a program
    • example: JRE (Java Runtime Environment), compiler, ...
  • [[js-build-tools-and-runtimes]]

Dev

  • everything you need to write code, build, test code editors
  • Eclipse & JDK & ...

Last update: 2022-11-04