Java (again)

Sebastian M=?ISO-8859-1?B?/A==?=sch sebastian at
Fri Nov 19 16:52:44 UTC 2004


Tommy Trussell wrote:

> On Fri, 19 Nov 2004 13:38:28 +0100, Markus Hubig <ubuntu at> wrote:
>> On Fri, 19 Nov 2004, Baza wrote:
>>> OK, I've looked on the wiki and followed instructions, but I still don't
>>> have java support in Mozilla or Firefox.
>> I used this discription, and it works like a charm ...
>> |
> Does anyone know of an equivalent HOWTO for ppc? I gather you cannot
> use SUN Java on this platform. I've tried the jini package and some
> other things but so far I haven't made all the relevant connections...

If you only need java as standalone, sure. IBM provides everything needed
(I-Series JRE woould run fine on a G4). If you need Java within Mozilla or
other browsers, there is imho no way, as IBM's JRE is missing the needed
binary-libraries which are needed by mozilla and friends :-(


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