[plug] Looking for a JDK for Linux (will the freeBSD version work?)

Anthony J. Breeds-Taurima tony at cantech.net.au
Tue Sep 29 14:50:34 WST 1998

On Mon, 28 Sep 1998, David Buddrige wrote:

> Hi all,
> I am wanting to do some Java programming, however I have been unable so 
> far to find a linux specific JDK (Java Development Kit).... the closest 
> I can find is one written for FreeBSD at:
> http://www.freebsd.org/java/

Well I don't know if the FreeBSD port will work BUT there are many places you
can get it from.

Download.net have ftp://ftp.download.net.au/pub/unix/JDK/ and 

> If anyone knows of and can tell me about a linux specific port of the 
> JDK (especially if there's one in RPM format), I'd also be greatly 
> appreciative...

I have an rpm version of 1.1.5 if you can't find anything else I will email it
to you.

Yours Tony.

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