Subject: Re: Netscape 2.0beta1 - Port of HotJava to FreeBSD and NetBSD More Usefull?
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From: Pete Delaney <pete@RockyMountain.rahul.net>
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?