Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 14th Apr 2006 15:36 UTC, submitted by Joel Dahl
FreeBSD The latest FreeBSD status report has been released. "The highlights of this quarters report certainly include the availability of native Java binaries thanks to the FreeBSD Foundation, as well as progress has been made with Xen support and Sun's Ultrasparc T1. Futhermore we are looking forward to FreeBSD 6.1 and TrustedBSD audit support has been imported into FreeBSD 7-CURRENT. All in all, a very exiting start to 2006." And on a related note, FreeBSD now boots on the Intel Macs.
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RE[2]: Mac
by kamper on Sun 16th Apr 2006 03:00 UTC in reply to "RE: Mac"
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still need linux compat for any OTHER plugins for your browser though heh

You mean you care about the native java because of a browser plugin? Actual java applets on the web are so rare that I'd never go to all the trouble of getting linux compatibility set up just for that. I'd probably not do it for flash either and just save myself the trouble of blocking all those ads :p

I'm not a freebsd user myself but I will be giving it a whirl on one of my workstations this summer because I am a java developer and I want to fool around with it for real java applications ;)

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