[icedtea6][RFC] Fix: xalan/xerces dependencies issues in F15 build
Dr Andrew John Hughes
ahughes at redhat.com
Wed Jun 15 19:35:22 PDT 2011
On 16:11 Tue 07 Jun , Danesh Dadachanji wrote:
> Here is a fix for the xalan/xerces dependencies problem with building in
> F15. It checks if the xml jar is needed and then symlinks accordingly.
> I've tested it on F13-15 and it worked fine.
> +2011-07-06 Danesh Dadachanji <ddadacha at redhat.com>
> + * Makefile.am: Use explicit xml-commons locations if necessary.
> + * acinclude.m4: Added explicit xml-commons check.
> + (IT_CHECK_IF_INSTANTIABLE): Added generic macro to instantiate any
> + class. Paramaters are the define, name of the class, paramaters
> + for instatiation and (optional) classpath.
> + * configure.ac: Invoke IT_FIND_XML_COMMONS_APIS_JAR macro after
> + IT_FIND_XERCES2_JAR, assigns XML_COMMONS_APIS_JAR if necessary.
I've only just seen this and wasn't aware you were working on this.
I've already removed all the Xerces/Xalan crap in IcedTea7, replacing
it with the use of xsltproc when bootstrapping, and I plan to backport
that to IcedTea6. So all this will be going anyway. Sorry for the
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