JDK 1.5 and 5.3
norgaard at locolomo.org
Mon Jan 24 11:18:22 PST 2005
Andrew Hall wrote:
> I have a few questions about jdk and 5.3.
> 1. If one does a src compile, it requires that the linux-sun-jdk to be
> installed to bootstrap the compile of native jdk.
> Why would freebsd not use a binary version of it's own native jdk to
> bootstrap itself? If that's not feasible, then why would the jdk port
> not immediately remove all the linux crap that it installs if its not
> needed? If something is only temporary, then it should be removed
> immediately after use right :)?
1) I think you are touching into the licence discussion that appeared
recently. 2) yes you can deinstall the linux binaries.
New question: Can one upgrade jdk without installing the linux binaries
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