Status of BeOS x86 kaffe
dwmcqueen at yahoo.com
Wed May 30 19:17:53 PDT 2001
There has been some non-AWT work to the BeOS port of
Kaffe done recently. Those changes have been
committed to the regular Kaffe CVS. You might want to
send out a letter to that developers list to ask about
--- Chris Nash <chris_nash at prodigy.net> wrote:
> Hi folks,
> Just a quick introduction as my first post to the
> list. My name's Chris
> Nash, and I'm currently working on porting the w3c
> editor/browser Amaya
> to the BeOS. There's experimental kaffe support in
> there, which I'd
> like to see if I can get to work in my BeOS-native
> Amaya port.
> I saw it mentioned at kaffe.org and in the FAQ that
> the BeOS threading
> model is incomplete (something I noticed when the
> preempt.java test
> needed a ctrl+C to get past) and I checked the
> archives, and it seems
> to me there hasn't been any BeOS activity for about
> 12 months, nor is
> BeOS mentioned in the supported systems, however I
> can at least get
> 1.0.6 to build and work except for the threading
> issues, and it seems
> no JIT3. The BeKaffe AWT group seems equally dead.
> Is anyone looking at the BeOS-native version at all?
> If so, I'd like to
> give some help - if not, it's something I'd like to
> give a little time
> to, at the very least to get things going again.
> TIA for any information.
> Chris Nash
> Lexington KY
> UNITED STATES
Do You Yahoo!?
Get personalized email addresses from Yahoo! Mail - only $35
a year! http://personal.mail.yahoo.com/
More information about the kaffe