Re: Java on HURD, success
On Fri, Jan 07, 2000 at 10:26:24PM -0500, Igor Khavkine wrote:
> However, I also tried compiling jikes and jikespg packages for the Hurd.
> jikespg compiled without problems and jikes needed a patch which has already
> been merged with the upstream source (Marcus, you can add those packages to
> the binaries archive).
Is the jikes patch in the current Debian version of the package? Anyway, I
will add both to the list, thanks!
> As for using unix-pthreads, again I haven't tried that
> but I don't think the Hurd's glibc includes thread support since Linuxthreads
> is linux specific.
Indeed. We have Mach C threads only. Mark is working on pthread support, but
this will take some time.
> I'll still try to work out a patch for the CVS version of Kaffe and try
> compiling it with unix-pthreads.
Will not work on the Hurd...
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