Date: Sat, 12 Sep 1998 16:21:25 -0400 From: Paul Tomblin <email@example.com> To: firstname.lastname@example.org, Subject: Re: ANNOUNCE: JAVA jdk116 for ALPHA Quoting Uncle George (email@example.com): > before u all rush to get the JDK 116 port to the redhat 5.0 ALPHA box, > my ISP has sent me this nasty-gram regarding excessive web access usage > ( see attached ) . ergo, when my 250 meg transfer limit is reached for > the month, that will be it for the month. > > ANYWAY: > the JDK comes in two parts > 1) jdk116_alpha_21164a_linux_bin_v1.gz > 2) jdk116_alpha_linux_classes_v1.gz > > from my web site at http://www.voicenet.com/~gatgul/JDK > > It was built on a LX164 with the redhat 5.0 distribution. I used egcs > 1.1a, and used the -mcpu=21164a option -> so i suspect that folks with > 21064 ( ie previous generation ) processors will have problems with > execution. the 21164 should be faster as it has byte & short mem > fetch/store instructions. In order to spare George from getting any nastygrams (or extra charges), I just set up an anonymous ftp server on my system. Please don't abuse it. ftp in to navaid.tzo.com. Log in as anonymous or ftp, and give your email address as the password. I only have the two files mentioned above on there in the /pub directory, and I've taken off write access so you can't upload anything either. This is run over my cable modem, so don't all hit it at once, ok? -- Paul Tomblin, firstname.lastname@example.org. "AOL would be a giant diesel-smoking bus with hundreds of ebola victims on board throwing dead wombats and rotten cabbage at the other cars" - Heather Garvey throws the Information Superhighway metaphor into reverse.