Fix for 6888888 breaks the build

Tim Bell Tim.Bell at Sun.COM
Thu Oct 15 14:33:53 UTC 2009

Andrew John Hughes wrote:
> The fix for bug 6888888:
> breaks the build as it tries to use javah from ALT_JDK_IMPORT_DIR (via
> JAVA_TOOLS_DIR) which is not set on normal builds.
> The README tells the user to set ALT_BOOTDIR and changing
> JAVA_TOOLS_DIR to be set to BOOTDIR makes the build work again:

Sorry about that - my mistake.

As Andrew pointed out on IRC:

   you can work around the bug by setting ALT_JDK_IMPORT_DIR to the same as ALT_BOOTDIR

Jon Gibbons has a fix to 6889255 out for review, which will remove the 6888888

> Ok to push?

Unfortunately it is too late to fix in b74, and hopefully 6889255 will be
fixed in b75.  If not, I will come back to your patch.


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