javax.comm

I know that javax.comm from Sun no longer supports Windows but is there a solution available today for COM port communications using Java?
lasuttonAsked:
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VenabiliCommented:
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lasuttonAuthor Commented:
I'm not sure where to go with this.  So does this mean that the JRE/JDK now include the COMM classes?  I am using j2sdk1.4.2_09 currently.

Basically I am just looking to open COM5 (a USB COM driver) and print the incoming COM (a barcode hand scanner) to the screen (println).
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hoomanvCommented:
Sun says: Implementations of the API are currently available for Solaris SPARC, Solaris x86, and Linux x86
http://java.sun.com/products/javacomm/

But Here you hear: accessing serial ports in the Windows environment using the Java Communications API
http://bdn.borland.com/article/31915
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