JDK GNU/Linux SPARC and MIPS
sunils at cs.ucsb.edu
Tue Sep 11 16:58:03 PDT 2007
There is also the Debian SPARC port:
and Gentoo is work in progress & works on most sparcs:
But I haven't actually tried to run hotspot on any of these.
On Tue, 2007-09-11 at 19:03 -0400, Paul Hohensee - Java SE wrote:
> So I have another question. What are the available linux OS ports on sparc
> that you can run a linux-sparc jvm on?
> I know a version of ubuntu is available for sparc, including niagara
> Anything else, maybe just works in progress? Maybe a big distro like
> Christian Thalinger wrote:
> > On Sun, 2007-09-09 at 22:16 +0200, Sunil Amitkumar Janki wrote:
> >> I have downloaded the latest OpenJDK source code from the OpenJDK
> >> site and checked out the latest IcedTea repository. I want to get
> >> Linux/SPARC working first so I would like to know if it's better
> >> to start from Solaris/SPARC or Linux/i586 and if there is a big
> >> difference between Solaris and Linux support.
> > Hi!
> > I have some informations that Sun is/was already working on Linux/SPARC.
> > Is that still the case?
> > On the other side, is it a must for you to have HotSpot or could you go
> > with another VM too? Or is this more of a challenge you want to take...
> > - twisti
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