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Mar 28, 2011, 6:18:19 PM (9 years ago)
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    3939== Latest Version ==
    4040
    41 The latest version of OpenJDK 6 is '''1.6.0-b19 RC''' released on 21.02.2011. This is a first release candidate version that fixes a number of problems with a bunch of various Java applications as well as brings sound and JPDA support.
     41The latest version of OpenJDK 6 is '''1.6.0-b22 RC2''' released on 28.03.2011. This is a second release candidate version that fixes a number of bugs in the previous release candidate as well as updates OpenJDK to beta 22 (released February, 2011, the detailed change log is available [http://blogs.sun.com/darcy/resource/OpenJDK_6/openjdk6-b22-changes-summary.html here]).
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    43 The more detailed list of changes can be found [source:/tags/rc/doc/CHANGES.OS2 here].
     43The more detailed list of changes can be found [source:/tags/rc2/doc/CHANGES.OS2 here].
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    45 Version '''1.6.0-b19 RC''' is available for downloading in the following packages and formats.
     45Version '''1.6.0-b22 RC2''' is available for downloading in the following packages and formats.
    4646
    4747==== Prerequisites ====
    4848
    49 ||'''GCC 4 Core Libraries'''||[ftp://ftp.netlabs.org/pub/gcc/gcc4core.wpi WPI]||GCC 4 runtime libraries needed for all Odin32 based installations.||
    50 ||'''Odin32 Library'''||[ftp://ftp.netlabs.org/pub/odin/odin32bin-20110221-release.wpi WPI]||Odin32 runtime libraries version '''0.6.21557''' needed for all OpenJDK packages.||
     49||'''GCC 4 Core Libraries'''||[http://download.smedley.info/gcc452.zip ZIP]||GCC 4 runtime libraries needed for all Odin32 based installations.||
     50||'''Odin32 Library'''||[ftp://ftp.netlabs.org/pub/odin/odin32bin-20110328-release.wpi WPI]||Odin32 runtime libraries version '''0.6.21606''' needed for all OpenJDK packages.||
     51||'''xsystray widget'''||[ftp://ftp.netlabs.org/pub/qt4/xsystray/xsystray-0_1_1.wpi WPI]||Extended system tray widget for XCenter/eCenter version '''0.1.1''' needed to support system tray functionality in Java applications.||
    5152
    5253==== OpenJDK Packages ====
    5354
    54 ||'''OpenJDK 6 JRE'''||[ftp://ftp.netlabs.org/pub/java/openjdk6_b19_rc/openjdk6_b19_jre_os2_rc-20110221.zip ZIP]||JRE package needed to run Java programs.||
    55 ||'''OpenJDK 6 SDK'''||[ftp://ftp.netlabs.org/pub/java/openjdk6_b19_rc/openjdk6_b19_sdk_os2_rc-20110221.zip ZIP]||SDK package needed to compile Java programs. Includes a copy of the JRE package.||
    56 ||'''OpenJDK 6 JRE (SMP Friendly)'''||[ftp://ftp.netlabs.org/pub/java/openjdk6_b19_rc/openjdk6_b19_jre_os2_rc-20110221_mpunsafe.zip ZIP]||JRE package, same as above but with all executables marked as MPUNSAFE which makes them more or less stable on SMP machines by sticking to a single core (rare hangs are still possible).||
    57 ||'''OpenJDK 6 SDK (SMP Friendly)'''||[ftp://ftp.netlabs.org/pub/java/openjdk6_b19_rc/openjdk6_b19_sdk_os2_rc-20110221_mpunsafe.zip ZIP]||SDK package, same as above but with all executables marked as MPUNSAFE which makes them more or less stable on SMP machines by sticking to a single core (rare hangs are still possible).||
     55||'''OpenJDK 6 JRE'''||[ftp://ftp.netlabs.org/pub/java/openjdk6_b22_rc2/openjdk6_b22_jre_os2_rc-20110328.zip ZIP]||JRE package needed to run Java programs. '''Not recommended for SMP systems''' (see below).||
     56||'''OpenJDK 6 SDK'''||[ftp://ftp.netlabs.org/pub/java/openjdk6_b22_rc2/openjdk6_b22_sdk_os2_rc-20110328.zip ZIP]||SDK package needed to compile Java programs. Includes a copy of the JRE package. '''Not recommended for SMP systems''' (see below).||
     57||'''OpenJDK 6 JRE (SMP Friendly)'''||[ftp://ftp.netlabs.org/pub/java/openjdk6_b19_rc/openjdk6_b22_jre_os2_rc2-20110328_mpunsafe.zip ZIP]||JRE package, same as above but with all executables marked as MPUNSAFE which makes them more or less stable on SMP machines by sticking to a single core (rare hangs are still possible).||
     58||'''OpenJDK 6 SDK (SMP Friendly)'''||[ftp://ftp.netlabs.org/pub/java/openjdk6_b19_rc/openjdk6_b22_sdk_os2_rc2-20110328_mpunsafe.zip ZIP]||SDK package, same as above but with all executables marked as MPUNSAFE which makes them more or less stable on SMP machines by sticking to a single core (rare hangs are still possible).||
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    5960If you want to play with the latest development version, you can check it out directly from the SVN repository. In order to do so you need to download and install the subversion client for eCS (OS/2). Use the following command to check out the full source tree to a ''<local_directory>'':
     
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    64 The required tools and build instructions are described in the [source:/tags/rc/README README] file.
     65The required tools and build instructions are described in the [source:/tags/rc2/README README] file.
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