Re: Java development on debian ppc
"SJ" == Stephen Judd <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
SJ> I installed jikes so I could do some Java hacking. jikes
SJ> complains that it cannot find stuff:
SJ> This is not just a path problem - there are no basic java
SJ> packages on my box, it would seem.
SJ> So the core Java classes were not installed with the jikes
SJ> Poking around, jdk1.1-devel is not available; I have
SJ> java-common installed and java-virtual-machine. What can I
SJ> do to get these missing classfiles?
I grabbed the 1.2.2 RC 4 release of the Java Development Kit from
Blackdown.org (<http://www.blackdown.org>). They have several
The PowerPC stuff is in JDK-1.2.2/ppc/rc4/ below the top level of
I ended up using jdk-1.2.2-RC4-linux-ppc-glibc-2.1.3.sh, a 20 MB
zip file with a Bourne shell wrapper to unpack it. There's also a
17 MB bzipped tar file, jdk-1.2.2-RC4-linux-ppc-glibc-2.1.3.tar.bz2,
and smaller runtime environment packages.
See the README-rc4 file (in the FTP archive) for more information.
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