[rescue] Has freshmeat.net disappeared forever? WAS:::Re: What to do with the SS20

Jerry Kemp sun.mail.list47 at oryx.cc
Sun Jun 22 14:08:15 CDT 2014

Openwin/OpenLook/olvwm packages

I was just about to forward you a link.  There is/was a guy on freshmeat.net 
that had all that stuff fully patched and packaged up for use on Solaris 9 & 10. 
both Sparc and x86.

I just attempted to go there, and it appears that freshmeat.net, and its 
b*stardized new name, freecode.com, dropped off the net on 18 June 2014.  :(

This is one I certainly hope I am wrong on.  Can anyone verify?


On 06/21/14 08:40 PM, Cory Smelosky wrote:
> On Sat, 21 Jun 2014, Jonathan Katz wrote:
>> *BSD but no JVM. OpenBSD doesn't do SMP on sparc. NetBSD and OpenBSD
>> lack proper cgfourteen support. They're out.
> It doesn't do SMP on SPARC?  Huh.  I know it does on SPARC64.
>> Solaris 9 doesn't have OLWM.
>> Solaris 8 would be the way to go. Oracle has JVM for Solaris sparc 32
>> bit available for download, but how old an OS will it install on? Even
>> 2.5.1?
>> Of course, now I have to find Solaris 8 media. Hah!
> I have ISOs.  Shoulda told me when you dropped off the gear.  Could've burned
> you one.

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