Subject: Re: Status of JAVA port on NetBSD
To: John C. Hayward <>
From: Kim Andersen <>
List: current-users
Date: 03/11/1996 00:09:24
> On Sat, 9 Mar 1996, Mark W. Eichin wrote:
> > > 1) Anyone working on NetBSD port for JAVA and if so what is the status.
> > 
> > If you saw Marc Horowitz' announcement (along with his indication that
> > you should *not* send him email about it) he's got a working port; I
> > think he's currently stuck on some of the changes in the new jdk
> > license though...
> I remember this announcement but had mistplaced it.  I found it dated Jan-04.
> If anyone has more recient info about the status and/or availability of this
> or another port I'd appreciate it.
> johnh...

As far as I know the closest to a *BSD port has been done by
David Boyce ( who were kind enough to send his BSD/OS
patches to the java-port-bsd list. (If you wan't it, mail me)
On Feb 6 Chris Warth <> wrote about getting beta1 working on 

One of these days (don't hold your breath  :-), I'll be looking at it for
NetBSD (and SunOS-4.1.4)