robilad at kaffe.org
Tue Jul 12 05:58:43 PDT 2005
Enrico Weigelt wrote:
> Hi folks,
> does kaffe provide a sun compatible libjvm ?
since the Kaffe project does not have access to the official
compatibility test suites from the JCP, it is hard to give a definite
answer: we don't know yet.
Anecdotal evidence from Debian and other distributions suggests that
Kaffe is compatible enough with Sun's VM to run a growing number of
current applications, but it also needs quite a bit of work in some
areas of the class library, like swing. If you are interested in helping
out on that, check out the GNU classpath project at www.classpath.org.
> I'd like to use kaffe with pljava on postgresql.
I'd recommend getting a current kaffe checkout from CVS and trying to go
through to see if you can build PL/J with it, and run its test suite (if
one exists). See
http://docs.codehaus.org/pages/viewpage.action?pageId=12950 for details.
Feel free to report bugs you encounter here, in case of problems with
the VM or to the GNU classpath bug tracker in case of class library
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