Experimental Build Repository at icedtea.classpath.org
aph at redhat.com
Thu Jun 7 12:11:35 PDT 2007
David Herron writes:
> I tried replicating this on Ubuntu 7.04 and ran into a couple issues.
> First, the .jar files for Xerces and Xalan seem to be constructed on
> Ubuntu differently than the configure script assumes. So I did this:
> root at dherron:/usr/share/java# ln -s libgcj-4.1.jar libgcj-4.1.2.jar
> root at dherron:/usr/share/java# ln -s xalan2.jar xalan-j2.jar
> root at dherron:/usr/share/java# ln -s xalan2.jar xalan-j2-serializer.jar
> root at dherron:/usr/share/java# ln -s xercesImpl.jar xerces-j2.jar
> I looked and xalan2.jar has a package providing classes named
> Serializer* so I assume that's what you meant to use.
> Next thing is when I ran "make" it downloaded the b12 source bundle.
> We're already on b13, b14 should occur "soon", etc. I noticed there's
> an option to configure to specify an openjdk source tree, so will this
> icedtea thing work against an arbitrary openjdk source tree?
All that, of course, depends on what you do to the openjdk source
tree. Realistically speaking, changes will probably be needed.
> Finally, after letting it go ahead and download and unpack b12, the
> "make" got to this error, and died:
> mkdir -p bootstrap/jdk1.7.0/jre/lib/ext
> /usr/bin/jar cf bootstrap/jdk1.7.0/jre/lib/ext/sunjce_provider.jar
> *'c' flag requires manifest or input files to be specified!*
Ouch. Looks like the jar program you have is rather fussy. These are
just dummy files.
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