Re: debian-java-faq seems to be pretty old -
Le 03/09/2018 à 17:41, Thorsten Glaser a écrit :
> GCJ is more portable and can create native executables for
> many Java™ programs (though not those doing classloader
> magic at runtime, for example) — these two reasons are still
> extant, although I have heard GCJ no longer is :|
GCJ is indeed more portable, and that was useful to bootstrap OpenJDK up
to the version 6 or 7.
The good news with native executables is that they are coming back with
GraalVM , another nice project I hope we'll see in Debian.