Status of java support in FreeBSD 5.x release?

Jonathan Chen jonc at
Mon Dec 13 20:43:45 PST 2004

On Mon, Dec 13, 2004 at 08:32:24PM -0800, rain cip wrote:
> Hello,
> Does anyone know the status of java support in FreeBSD
> 5.x release?

Runs fine:

    $ uname -v
    FreeBSD 5.3-STABLE #0: Sat Nov 13 19:02:50 NZDT 2004     root at 
    $ java -version
    java version "1.4.2-p6"
    Java(TM) 2 Runtime Environment, Standard Edition (build 1.4.2-p6-root_14_nov_2004_06_58)
    Java HotSpot(TM) Client VM (build 1.4.2-p6-root_14_nov_2004_06_58, mixed mode)

Jonathan Chen <jonc at>
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