Subject: Re: any hope to get Solaris jdk 1.2 running on i386?
To: Thorsten Frueauf <>
From: Scott Bartram <>
List: port-i386
Date: 11/26/1998 11:41:23
It's unlikely that the Solaris JDK will work for quite some time if ever
since they use native threads and we don't support that (yet). 

You can grab a native 1.1.6 JDK from:

A beta3 version will be out shortly that has a relatively minor window
positioning bugfix. Once the source for 1.2 becomes available, we will
have a native port.

Scott Bartram

On Thu, 26 Nov 1998, Thorsten Frueauf wrote:

> Hello!
> I tried to run the i386 Solaris jdk 1.2RC2 release under NetBSD/i386
> current (src from 25.11.1998). I followed the steps mentioned in
> compat_solaris(8) and used the libraries from the Solaris 2.6 release.
> [deleted]
> So is it hopeless to get the jdk 1.2 from Solaris to work on NetBSD/i386?
> Thanx for any help in advance!
> Greets
>       Thorsten