Java in wine?

Mike Hearn m.hearn at
Thu Mar 20 05:56:38 CST 2003

On Thu, 2003-03-20 at 11:24, David.Goodenough at wrote:
> I tried this quite a while ago, and had all manner of problems with
> threading.  Now lots of work has happened since then, and it is possible
> that it now works, but it does make extensive use of the threading APIs.
> Maybe getting the JVM to work would be a good test suite for those APIs (if
> we knew which it used).

Yes, I had an instant hotspot error, that was less than informative :(

Keith: No, it's all running using the Sun JRE, they just use JNI to
invoke native DLLs.

I might try using gcc to compile it to native code on windows, then run
that as a native executable via wine.

> David

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