roberthuff at rcn.com
Fri Mar 24 15:17:52 UTC 2006
> I tried /usr/ports/java/jdk14 but it tries to install the linux
> binary !!!!
1) You need a working Java to build a working Java.
2) Due to restrictions from Sun, there is no FreeBSD native JDK
3) So, to build the 1.4 (or 1.5) _port_, we install the Linux
1.4 package and use it to compile the code. Once the native port
has built successfully, you can delete the Linux port.
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