Subject: Re: Netscape 2.0beta1 - Port of HotJava to FreeBSD and NetBSD More Usefull?
To: None <,>
From: Pete Delaney <>
List: netbsd-ports
Date: 10/13/1995 01:35:40

   > > I heard there was some fairly good progress being made on a Linux port.
   > > Is this true?  Because if the Linux people have a working version, then a
   > > FreeBSD/NetBSD version would be almost trivial from there.
   > Not so.  According to Linus (and Alan Cox), Linux has kernel multithreading.

I suppose a thread library, like SusOS has, is likely necessary, but I really doubt
kernel multithreading is necessary. Any bets?