Greg Lewis glewis at
Tue Oct 21 11:00:59 PDT 2003

On Sat, Oct 18, 2003 at 02:01:30AM -0700, Kris Kennaway wrote:
> On Sat, Oct 18, 2003 at 10:51:52AM +0200, Benjamin Kohler wrote:
> > Hi,
> > A short question, are there any plans to port java to freebsd/sparc64? I see that the ports are only for i386. 
> > Or is there a jdk out for freebsd/sparc64. I need it for jboss. 
> > Other question, is there a solaris emulator (i think netbsd has one)? So that i can run Solaris binarys. 
> No, no and no.  Sorry.

Actually, the answer to the first question is "yes".  However the plans
rely on finding enough time to do so.  A Sparc port should be very doable,
given that the code has a lot of Sparc support already.

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