Java problems

Mario Splivalo mario.splivalo at
Tue Oct 25 12:54:29 UTC 2005

On Tue, 2005-10-25 at 13:30 +0200, Phillip Sc. Boegh wrote:
> > He is not outdated! Do you know that every single Breezy users out
> > there will have this java installed (via the package " gij-4.0") on
> > their system?  gij is the free (free as in freedom) version of java;
> And that is fine - but is it true that java version "1.4.2" is outdated
> Yes or No.
> Yes: version 1.5.01, 1.5.02, 1.5.03, 1.5.04 and 1.5.05 is already
> distributed.
> I aggree that gij-4.0 is preferable, but really not enough for many people
> looking at web-adresses, netbanking etc.

I wouldn't call java 1.4.x outdated, since it is not compatibile with
java 1.5.x. Usualy you can't just move the application to java 1.5.x and
expect her to work without problems. (Yes, an application, esp. if I
wrote it, is a she!:) )

Mario Splivalo
mario.splivalo at

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