[patch] generated files out of date?
fkung at redhat.com
Mon Jan 7 09:41:55 PST 2008
Lillian Angel wrote:
> Matthias Klose wrote:
>> After a rebuild (on amd64) the generated files differ from what is
>> checked in.
>> Should these files be updated?
> I checked this on i386 and x86_64, and this file remains unchanged.
It doesn't really matter, as icedtea/generated/* isn't used in any
practical sense - they are essentially stubs needed to compile the plug
replacements. Later in the build, all these files are re-generated
properly by the OpenJDK build system and the new files are the ones that
make it into the final product.
It's possible to run the OpenJDK generation script to create
icedtea/generated/* in the first place, rather than committing files from
one specific build, but the generation process was pretty messy last time
I looked (granted, many months ago) and I don't know if it's worth the
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