Found OpenJDK 6 windows build at

Dr Andrew John Hughes gnu_andrew at
Tue Nov 2 22:33:42 UTC 2010

On 2 November 2010 01:21, Lussier, Denis <denisl at> wrote:
> I will try to provide a JRE only installation option in the upcoming
> Build 21 Installers.   In the OpenJDK 6 world JRE is a subset of JDK
> with javac (and a couple other related things) removed.   The default
> OpenJDK Build builds both a JRE and JDK directory structure.
> Speaking of JRE's...  Note that Webstart and Browser integration
> functionality will (in the short run) only be available in OpenSCG's
> upcoming OpenJDK 6 Linux Builds because IcedTea doesn't yet have a
> Windows Port.
> On Mon, Nov 1, 2010 at 3:31 PM, kg5000 <ken.gentry at> wrote:
>> Is there a way to install only the JRE of an OpenJDK? I have not fully
>> informed our team that the OpenJDK is running on our system and don't know
>> the team's comfort level of Java tools being present on our target when only
>> a JRE is needed.

Our Free plugin and Web Start implementation have now been split out
into the icedtea-web project which should see its first independent
release soon.  We'd certainly be interested in seeing this ported to
other platforms.
Andrew :-)

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