OpenJDK on Solaris Dev Express 1/2008?
Kelly.Ohair at Sun.COM
Wed Jun 4 08:47:19 PDT 2008
Not sure what you mean by the Sun Studio trap.
Each release of a compiler requires some kind of work to the Makefiles,
happened with gcc4, and will happen with SS12 and VS2008.
Andrew John Hughes wrote:
>> GCC will NOT work under Solaris/SPARC, and I'm pretty darned sure it won't
>> work under Solaris/x86 or Solaris/x64. There are some significant GCC-isms
>> which the JDK does not currently support.
>> That said, it would not be terribly difficult to modify the source to get
>> GCC to work, but you'd definitely have to spend a bit of time doing so.
> Maybe the next logical campaign is to avoid the Sun Studio trap then... :)
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