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Old 05-02-2009, 02:33 AM   #1
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Tiny jre for linux

Dear fiends,
I am searching for tiny jre for linux. Currently I am using jre1.6, with size of 97MB after the installation. Can any one suggest me the tiny jre or jdk below this size?

Thanks in advance.
Old 05-02-2009, 05:53 AM   #2
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You might try OpenJDK. The openjdk-6-jre package on Debian has an installed size of 740kiB (i386:

Note however that it has a lot of dependencies, and the actual size it takes up on you disk will increase for every dependency that you install.

A Google search also shows at least one company distributing IBM WEME ( as a lightweight JRE - but note that that's Java ME, which is a cut-down version of Java. If Java ME suits your needs, then Sun also provides implementations:
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the jre v6.13 from sun is still under 20mb.


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