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Re: Jigsaw on Windows98

From: Dennis Sosnoski <denniss@slmd.com>
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 1998 19:39:02 -0400 (EDT)
Message-Id: <36116E36.4A79CDDF@slmd.com>
To: Brian Eberman <bse@alum.mit.edu>
Cc: www-jigsaw@w3.org
JDK 1.1.7 is not early access, it's a full release available at
http://www.javasoft.com/products/jdk/1.1/  I haven't tried Jigsaw with
it yet, so can't tell you if it helps with the Windows 98 problem.

  - Dennis

Brian Eberman wrote:
> I managed to get the Jigsaw server to run on Windows 98, but I can't get the
> admin tool to work. There seems to be a problem in the awt portion of the
> java 1.1.6 on Windows 98. Window events cause large amounts of errors to be
> printed to the command console, and the app really doesn't do anything.  Sun
> says that they did little testing of 1.1.6 on windows 98 they are
> recommending 1.1.7.  Will the admin system run with 1.1.7?  Anyone know how
> to find it at javasoft?  I couldn't find it in early releases.  Finally, how
> hard would it be to put the CGI/forms interface back on the basic server. I
> was thinking of doing this. It would seem like a CGI interface could be put
> behind the actual server that used the HTTP protocol needed for the admin
> system to communicate with the admin system and set the parameters.  This
> would eliminate use of awt which seems to be the problem.
> Thanks,
> Brian Eberman.
Received on Wednesday, 30 September 1998 03:16:32 UTC

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