Openoffice on sparc64

Kris Kennaway kris at
Tue Feb 17 19:06:11 PST 2004

On Tue, Feb 17, 2004 at 09:45:03PM -0500, David Gilbert wrote:
> Openoffice seems to require java.  The ports install of Openoffice
> proceeds to try to install the FreeBSD java that bootstraps itself
> with linux java.  Of course, the linux java doesn't run on sparc64.
> Are there sparc64 java binary packages that run on FreeBSD ... or is
> there some other bootstrap mechanism that I can follow?

Not yet, but someone posted here the other day asking for technical
assistance in porting jdk13 (no response to the list yet).

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