ernst.matthias at gmail.com
Fri Jan 4 03:02:38 PST 2008
On Jan 3, 2008 11:44 PM, Tom Marble <Tom.Marble at sun.com> wrote:
> Without an OpenJDK upstream tarball this means that the typical
> way of getting the OpenJDK source is with "hg fclone" .
> Which means that one would need Mercurial  with the Forest Extension 
> (and Mercurial needs python 2.4). This is complicated by the
> fact that the Forest Extension (currently, unversioned) is only
> supported on Mercurial 0.9.3, 0.9.4, and 0.9.5.
While forest does make it easier it is not required.
I did not install forest and had good experience with simply cloning
the various repositories manually, i.e.
hg clone ..../langtools
hg clone ..../corba
If this were copy'n'pasteable on the openjdk homepage it might be good enough?
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