Compatability and Versions
BeanShell Compatability and Versions
BeanShell is compatible with Java versions 1.1.x and later. However
certain features are only available with later versions. In particular:
Note that the basic syntax of BeanShell remains the same on all versions of
Java. This includes "Java 5.0" style syntax such as the enhanced for-loop,
auto-boxing, etc. These features are part of the BeanShell language syntax and
do not depend on the hosting Java VM.
- Java 1.1 Basic BeanShell Interpreter. If the javax.swing package is
supplied in the classpath then the JDK1.2 features below become available.
- Java 1.2 Swing based GUI Desktop
is available. All AWT and Swing event listeners are supported by bsh scripted
- Java 1.3 Full lanugage support. Scripted objects can implement
any Java interface types and even listeners.