compiling using JDK/JSDK class libraries

Bryce McKinlay bryce@waitaki.otago.ac.nz
Sat May 4 17:49:00 GMT 2002


Viktors Rotanovs wrote:

>I'm totally new to GCJ, is it possible to compile, for example,
>JDK/JSDK demos using Sun's supplied class libraries?
>  
>

No, the short answer is that you can't use Sun's runtime with GCJ. 
Technically speaking, it might be possible with some hacking - but the 
JDK's license does not allow you to redistribute the runtime, so it 
wouldn't be useful for most people.

regards

Bryce.




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