forward-port IMPORT_BINARY_PLUGS to OpenJDK7
Andrew John Hughes
gnu_andrew at member.fsf.org
Fri Dec 19 10:55:10 PST 2008
2008/12/19 Christian Thalinger <twisti at complang.tuwien.ac.at>:
> On Tue, 2008-12-09 at 12:25 +0100, Christian Thalinger wrote:
>> On Thu, 2008-10-23 at 16:42 +0200, Daniel Fuchs wrote:
>> > Hi guys,
>> > I could take care of applying the same patch than what I did
>> > a few months ago for OpenJDK 6.
>> > Namely, if you compile OpenJDK with the binary plugs, the SNMP
>> > runtime will be compiled and included in rt.jar. If you compile
>> > without the binary plugs, the SNMP runtime will not be included.
>> > If you try to activate the SNMP agent on an OpenJDK instance that
>> > doesn't have the SNMP runtime in rt.jar then you will get an
>> > exception.
>> > This was integrated in OpenJDK 6 b06.
>> > 6661448: Make the SNMP agent optional when OPENJDK=true
>> > and IMPORT_BINARY_PLUGS=false
>> > Would that help?
> Too little time to port that patch?
> - Christian
I've not seen any more on it yet. And would it really help given
Gervill hasn't made it into 7 either AFAIK? But very disappointing
that (raw) OpenJDK is not actually Free yet after all this time.
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