JDK6 for FreeBSD-64?

Jonathan Chen jonc at chen.org.nz
Fri Jul 3 01:36:52 UTC 2009

On Thu, Jul 02, 2009 at 02:32:54PM -0700, Peter Steele wrote:
> >There's java/jdk16 and the java/openjdk6 ports. However, I don't know
> >whether they support jmap or not.
> The jmap tool in java/jdk16 doesn't appear to be complete either. Has
> anyone successfully built openjdk6 for FreeBSD?

Yes. However the GUI support under openjdk6 is iffy.

 % java -version
 openjdk version "1.6.0-internal"
 OpenJDK Runtime Environment (build 1.6.0-internal-root_24_may_2009_16_24-b00)
 OpenJDK 64-Bit Server VM (build 11.0-b17, mixed mode)

Jonathan Chen <jonc at chen.org.nz>
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