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Re: help with running a Java program on NetBSD

On Thu, Sep 15, 2022 at 07:48:43PM +0100, Robert Swindells wrote:
> Thomas Klausner <> wrote:
> > I'd like to run on
> >  NetBSD-current/amd64.
> [snip]
> > Can someone please help in getting this running on NetBSD?
> Easiest - use qemu to run Linux in a VM.
> Next easiest - port SWT to NetBSD. This would get us part way to a port
> of Eclipse.

I don't speak Java and know nothing about the build systems commonly used :(

> Hardest - fix futexes in NetBSD so that you can run Linux Java 17.

I'm pretty sure there is futex support in NetBSD.

(In my experience it is buggy - I had random hangs with the old
version of PDF-Over, see -- but
it exists).

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