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Ernest Friedman-Hill
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Anybody tried this out yet?

http://landonf.bikemonkey.org/code/macosx/

They just had their DR2 release. Is it worth downloading and trying out?


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Bear Bibeault
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I figured it was just a matter of time before open implementations began to appear...

Apparently their server is getting slammed. I can't get a response.
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Lasse Koskela
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I just downloaded the Tiger binary and ran "java -version"... So far, no problems


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Unnsse Khan
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I was about to post and announce this information!

How funny, that EFH beat me to the punch!

marc weber
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It looks like this will only work on Intel Macs, right?


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Originally posted by marc weber:
It looks like this will only work on Intel Macs, right?


Yes. I think FreeBSD -which this port is based on- only runs on x86.


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