Gentoo Archives: gentoo-java

From: Joshua Nichols <nichoj@g.o>
Cc: gentoo-java@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-java] Installing IBM JVM 5.0 on PPC
Date: Sun, 08 Jan 2006 08:49:12
In Reply to: [gentoo-java] Installing IBM JVM 5.0 on PPC by Bartosz Sokolowski
Bartosz Sokolowski wrote:
> Hello!, > > I'm newbe to Gentoo. I wanted to install IBM JVM 5.0 on my ppc machine, but > it seems not so easy. I cannot see any candidate to install with emerge > (only 1.4.2 version is available) and I cannot find any information how to > do it via Google :(. I'd like to try latest Java because of the Mozilla > plugin finally available to PPC. Another problem on my system is that if I > execute >
All 1.5 JDK's are packaged.masked. To emerge, you'd first have to add the following bit to /etc/portage/package.unmask: dev-java/ibm-jdk-bin-1.5*
> java-config --list-available-vms > I get nothing. No output no error. Just available VMs are not listed. > Can anyone help installing Java JVM? > > Best regards, >
java-config only lists currently installed VMs. You'd have to emerge them first before. - Josh -- gentoo-java@g.o mailing list