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Date:      Thu, 3 Aug 2000 13:53:08 +0930 (CST)
From:      Greg Lewis <>
To:        Nick Popoff <>
Cc:        Greg Lewis <>, freebsd-java@FreeBSD.ORG
Subject:   Re: Alpha JDK 1.2.2 JPDA extension 1
Message-ID:  <>
In-Reply-To: <000001bffc96$8e99c7c0$> from Nick Popoff at "Aug 2, 2000 08:30:15 am"

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Nick Popoff wrote:
> (a) Since I would be using the Linux JDK, any use of JNI that I make
> requires
>     that I build all the native code with the Linux development tools.
> > (b) Lets say an excellent kernel thread interface (for instance) develops
> >     during the 5.0 production cycle.
> These two are both outstanding points, and I think there should be a D as
> well:
> d) FreeBSD is too cool to merely "emulate" someone else's Java environment.
> :)


> Thanks for your great work on this Greg.  I've been a big fan of FreeBSD for
> years as a developer, but recently have been scared that I would be forced
> to use Linux instead for my work due to poor Java support... please help me
> Obi Wan... you're my only hope...

Thanks, but didn't Obi Wan die in that movie :-)

Greg Lewis
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Teletraffic Research Centre

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