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Re: Java missing again?

Tue, 07 Dec 2004 17:02:28 +0100, 
Dalibor Topic <robilad@kaffe.org> wrote: 

> Sven Luther wrote:
>> On Tue, Dec 07, 2004 at 12:17:13PM +0200, Leandro Guimarães Faria Corcete DUTRA wrote:
>>>>> 	I installed the Konqueror browser expressly to be able to avoid
>>>>> needing from a browser plug-in.
>>>> Yeah, but this is no real solution, just a loosy workaround as is
>>>> usual here.
>>>>gcjwebplugin may be a solution, but it is not yet ready for prime-time.
>>>	At least it seems to work -- Konqueror, not gcjwebplugin.
>>>	I hope ESR is right about IBM being about to liberate their j2re.

I don't think so. There is a lot of code from Sun in the implementation
of IBM (and Apple)... and parts of Swing has been written by IBM...

>> Either that, or the free implementations will catch up and make it
>> obsolet.
> Yeah. #classpath on irc.freenode.org is where the catching up happens in
> real time. Volunteers & lurkers welcome :)

That's the way ;-) (don't forget that reporting problem is really
helping us to get it better and faster)

 : :' :rnaud
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