Subject: Re: amd64 jdk 1.4.x/1.5 port
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Christos Zoulas <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 11/13/2004 02:50:40
In article <email@example.com>,
Anil Gopinath <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>Has anybody ported the sun's jdk 1.4.x or 1.5 to run on netbsd amd64?
>The instructions on the freebsd and openbsd mailing lists point to the
>need for an initial JVM to boot strap the build.
>Any suggestions on how I could get a boot strap JVM on an amd64 box
That port will be forthcoming after we get the 1.4 BSD specific changes merged
in the 1.5 tree, and after the x86 port is working. I guess you can use
the i386 jdk to bootstrap or even the amd64 linux jdk, but for the second
you'll need to write the amd64 emulation layer first :-)