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Re: question about running a linux-compat java prog under cygwin

On 2018-02-28 19:40, L A Walsh wrote:
> R0b0t1 wrote:
>> Should be unnecessary. The manufacturer probably picked Java for its
>> cross-platform capabilities.
> ---
>     maybe...with their new card, it's managed via a
> web-server (NGinx) that gets installed -- then they look for
> what web browser you are running.
>     In the case of IE - they instantly assume it is
> "edge"...which only runs on Win10...talk about LAME.
>> The one sticking point is I see no way a
>> pure Java program can interact with a RAID controller, so I suspect
>> there is a platform-specific portion somewhere. 
> ---
>     Hmm....no sockets? or maybe talking to it with
> SNMP? 
> Guess I'll find out...thanks for the response...at
> least I know I can go whichever route offers least resistance.

Quick look at issues implies you may be limited to platforms for SMI-S and CIM
providers, which may be Linux, Windows, VMware, and NetApp, and ability to talk
to those over the network, from the host GUI which may be PHP. Did not see any
mentions of Java or JVM.

Take care. Thanks, Brian Inglis, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

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