Build fails because ant compiles without -1.5

Lillian Angel langel at
Mon Oct 1 05:00:29 PDT 2007

Mark Wielaard wrote:
> Hi Lillian,
> On Sun, 2007-09-30 at 22:53 -0400, Lillian Angel wrote:
>> Mark Wielaard wrote:
>>> I get the same as Matthew on Fedora 7. Where the system javac is of
>>> course just gcj/ecj. It looks like ant doesn't pick up the configured
>>> icedtea javac. Any ideas how to make it so?
>> Do you get this problem if you change the system javac to the IcedTea 
>> rpm installed ?
> There isn't an icedtea rpm for Fedora 7 as for as I know. I could try to
> fetch and install the Fedora 8 test ones I guess. Will try that later
> today. But that wouldn't help anybody on any system that doesn't have a
> "system icedtea" yet, which I suspect is the majority of hackers out
> there.

You can set the alternatives to an previously built IcedTea (rpm or not).


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