* Chuck Robey schrieb: > Alex Huth wrote: > > Hi! > > > > I want to change my laptop system from Debian to FreeBSD. After installing > > 8.0 > > RC2 in a virtual machine i have tried to install eclipse and changed the > > Java > > version in the makefile to 1.5, but it still want to install the 1.6 jdk. > > > > I need the 1.5 version for several reasons, for example VPN account. > > > > This surprises me a bit, as I'd understood that the differences between 1.5 > and > 1.6 were strictly limited to bugfixes, and changed the interface not at all. > Reason that this might make some difference to you is that, at least for me > (using FreeBSD-current) the jdk16 port and eclipse, from ports, are absolutely > rock stable. > > Do you really have some reports saying that jdk16 doesn't work in your > situation? >
Yes, for example access over Juniper Netscreen VPN requires flash and java 1.5. Alex _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"