Originally Posted by pwr
It only allows for more powerful Kindlets. While using the available Java framework classes is possible, is quite limited compared to ixtab's; certainly it does not offer the possibility to change the Java bytecode on-the-fly. On the plus side, it does not require having to mess about with the bytecode
. It's more high-level, if you like, with all the benefits and disadvantages it implies.
Great! More power (than stock firmware) with less "tampering" may not break so quickly with the next firmware update, requiring less "end-user maintenance".
Your method may be more desirable for beginners, while power users may prefer ixtab
's method (which I use myself).