OpenJDK and VisualVM
langel at redhat.com
Thu Jan 22 07:24:13 PST 2009
Lillian Angel wrote:
> Later this week, we anticipating have a release and new spins for
> Fedora 10 and rawhide. NetBeans was recently updated in rawhide to
> 6.5, and OpenJDK+VisualVM no longer builds with it.
> I have been working diligently trying to get visualvm building with
> the current state, but to do this the profiler tool needs to be built
> first. Since the 6.5 changes, the profiler tool downloads pre-built
> binaries during the process. We do not have all the jars in Fedora,
> and cannot include the prebuilt jars in our builds/rpms.
> For the time being, VisualVM will be removed from the IcedTea6 head
> and Rawhide. It will still be present in Fedora 10.
I noticed that some prebuilt jars also made their way into F-10. In this
case, we will have to remove VisualVM from there as well. I am in the
process of talking to the NetBeans people about getting this resolved.
> 2009-01-20 Lillian Angel <langel at redhat.com>
> * HACKING: Removed visualvm patch.
> * INSTALL: Updated to remove visualvm notes.
> * Makefile.am: Removed building of netbeans and visualvm.
> * README: Updated to remove visualvm notes.
> * acinclude.m4: Removed options for netbeans and visualvm.
> * configure.ac: Likewise.
> * patches/icedtea-visualvm.patch: Removed.
> * visualvm.desktop: Removed.
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