Java 1.6

Discussion in 'PowerPC Macs' started by Yaddy1, Jun 14, 2010.

  1. Yaddy1 macrumors newbie

    May 9, 2008
    I have a G5 power PC running 10.4.11 and I'm wondering can anyone get Java 1.6 working on their Power PC. Because I have no idea how to update. It says your supposed to system update but only 10.5s can get the update. There's this thing but I can't figure it out. So has anyone got it working? And if they have please tell me how they did it!

    Edit: Also If I update to 10.5 will it help?
  2. zmttoxics macrumors 65816


    May 20, 2008
    The latest Java for PPC is 1.5. You can get 1.5 by moving to OS 10.5.

    There is a Java 1.6 for OS 10.5 but its Intel 64bit binary only.
  3. Yaddy1 thread starter macrumors newbie

    May 9, 2008
    Well that sucks... thanks anyway. I'll try updating. Maybe 1.5 is good enough.

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