Installing Java 1.4 to Mac OS X 10.6

Sometimes you really need java 1.4, mainly because just compiling with -target doesn’t protect you from inadverently using an API that only exists in 1.5+. Fortunately, Jens v. P. has described how to install Java 1.4 on Mac OS X without destroying your current (latest) java installation – download Java_for_Mac_OS_X_10_5_Update_4 from Apple and use PacifistContinue reading “Installing Java 1.4 to Mac OS X 10.6”