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From Knut Anders Hatlen <Knut.Hat...@Sun.COM>
Subject Re: What should I set JAVA_HOME to
Date Sat, 06 May 2006 17:23:17 GMT
Andrew McIntyre <mcintyre.a@gmail.com> writes:

> On 5/5/06, David Van Couvering <David.Vancouvering@sun.com> wrote:
>> OK, thank.s  But I am assuming the way moving forward is (once it
>> becomes GA) to use JDK 1.6 as the JAVA_HOME, right?  Anyway, I'll give
>> that a shot.
>
> Yes, at some point we should probably document that as the preferred
> setup. But I also think we should continue to maintain the ability to
> build with previous JDKs until 1.6 is available on most of the
> platforms of interest outside of the Sun releases, like OS X, HP-UX,
> AIX, FreeBSD, zOS, etc.

Since you mentioned FreeBSD I'd just like to add that I have been
using FreeBSD as development platform for JDBC 4.0 features for some
time now, and the Linux build of Mustang works like a charm on
FreeBSD, both for building and running Derby.

-- 
Knut Anders

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