While installing Microsoft DirectX 9.0c on my Windows XP Home Edition (Version 2002) operating system (not sure if version 2002 in it's original state included SP1), the accompanying end-user license agreement (EULA) included
a paragraph stating that "SOLELY WITH RESPECT TO THE MICROSOFT VIRTUAL MACHINE FOR JAVA, YOU ARE ONLY LICENSED TO INSTALL THIS OS COMPONENT ON A MACHINE THAT ALREADY CONTAINS A VERSION OF THE MICROSOFT VIRTUAL MACHINE FOR JAVA". Assuming
the MSJVM was included with Windows XP Home Edition (Version 2002), I went ahead and accepted the EULA. I then downloaded and installed Windows XP SP2, and then SP3, but was unsure whether SP2 and SP3 removed the
MSJVM at any point. However, upon researching the issue, I discovered the 'MSJVM Transition FAQ' (updated May 07, 2004) website, which answered the question: "If I install Windows XP SP1a or later, will it remove my current
MSJVM?" with "No, upgrading the operating system will not remove an existing MSJVM on the computer"
(http://www.microsoft.com/about/legal/en/us/interoperability/java/faq.aspx). However, I cannot find any instance of it on my computer.
So my questions are:
Does Windows XP Home Edition (Version 2002) include SP1?
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