Subject: Re: Mozilla and Java
To: Todd Vierling <>
From: Nicholas Ricketts <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 07/23/2003 16:00:49
If it is available using a diffent pkg system and it works. Then why
hasn't netbsd put it up in their own pkg-src? I really wish they would.
That means I have to keep to track of 2 trees now. :-(.

On Wednesday 23 July 2003 07:21 pm, you wrote:
> On Wed, 23 Jul 2003, Nicholas Ricketts wrote:
> : I was wondering if there is yet a way to have native mozilla run
> : java plugins. I know you can run linux-mozilla and java plugin
> : inside that. But, I have nothing but problems and slow running
> : mozilla under linux emulation. Wanted to know if it is possible to
> : have java under the native mozilla. Any ideas?
> My jdk13 package under pkgsrc-wip allows this.  Get pkgsrc-wip, and build
> wip/jdk13 with "JDK_WITH_PLUGIN=YES" in your mk.conf.
> I don't currently have any prebuilt binaries of wip/jdk13 with the plugin
> included, unfortunately, because the plugin ABI changed a bit between
> Mozilla 1.3 and 1.4.  It has to be built from source at this time.