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Re: Java on Debian s/390

On Sat, Sep 10, 2011 at 02:04:10PM -0400, Patrick Finnegan wrote:
> On Saturday, September 10, 2011, Philipp Kern wrote:
> > On Sat, Sep 10, 2011 at 11:15:34AM -0400, Patrick Finnegan wrote:
> > > Has anyone got the IBM JRE working on Debian for s/390?  I'm using
> > > Debian/testing on my z890.  I tried the current version (v6) of
> > > both the 32-bit and 64-bit JRE installers, and neither one worked.
> > >  The 32-bit one complained of a missing libstdc++5 (ok, that's a
> > > bit old), and the
> > > 64-bit version gives me a Java error in the installer:
> > Installers?  Use the tar archives.  Works just fine for me.  You
> > can't use the 32bit version if you need libstdc++5 though, because
> > we don't ship that in Debian anymore (at least for s390).  However
> > the 64bit version works if you install lib64gcc1.  (And yes, s390x
> > will hopefully come soon.)
> At least for the latest versions, the links labelled "tar archive" are 
> shell archives that have the installer. :(
> I'll see what I can find on older releases.

And behind the IBM ID wall, oh my.

Can you try this one (coming from [0])?

SDK tgz format (deprecated)
ibm-java-sdk-6.0-9.2-linux-s390x.tgz  (88 MB) 

Kind regards,
Philipp Kern

[0] http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/java/jdk/linux/download.html
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