Silicon Graphics, Inc.

Java for SGI

This is version 3.0.1 of SGI's Java software, a port of the Sun® Java Development Kit (JDK), shipped in two separate products:

the Java Execution Environment, containing the base runtime system and this documentation. See its release notes for known problems.
the Java Development Environment, containing the Java compiler, debugger, and related tools. If you installed it (including its documentation), then see its release notes for known problems, demos, and other useful information.

This release is conformant with the behavior of Sun's 1.1.3 JDK.

This development kit is supported on IRIX 5.3, 6.2, 6.3, and 6.4.


Bug Fixes

This release fixes a number of bugs that were there in the 3.0 release:

Installation Notes

Java and CosmoCode

This version of the Java Execution and Development Environments is compatible with version 2.2 of CosmoCode. CosmoCode static analysis of system classes will only work with 3.0.1 if SGI CosmoCode patch #2285 is also loaded. This patch is available from SGI's Java site.

Java Documentation

Contacting Us

For more information on SGI's Java, see the Developer Magic site on Silicon Surf. Send your bugs and feedback to

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