SoC idea: get Sun's JRE working well

Dan Kegel dank at
Sat Apr 22 16:58:48 CDT 2006

On 4/22/06, Segin <segin2005 at> wrote:
> Dan Kegel wrote:
> >A lot of applications rely on Sun's JRE, some even use it in their installers!
> >(cf. )
> >Getting Sun's JRE working properly on Wine would be a great project.
> There is a version of Java 1.0.6 that IBM ported to Windows 3.1 (it's
> purely Win32, but still, it's intended audience was Windows 3.1 with
> Win32s, and ***NOT*** NT/95, making it one of the few applications
> designed not for 95/NT, but Win32s)
> There is a installer floating around, filename W31ADK06.EXE -- I hope
> this helps.

You seem to be confused.  We don't want to run just any old Java;
we want to run the Java that is bundled with Windows applications.
And that is usually the latest Windows Java from Sun.
So no, the IBM Java 1.0.6 is not of interest.
- Dan

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