Configuring gcj and ecj.jar to build icedtea6

Robin Cook rcook at
Mon Oct 31 12:58:29 PDT 2011

I am running Sourcemage.   If I figure out how to add those I will but
it looks like they maybe hard coded or something as the configure script
seems to find the few it checks for but then it doesn't seem to be
passed on to the actual build system.

Robin Cook

On Mon, 2011-10-31 at 19:12 +0100, Jiri Vanek wrote:

> On 10/29/2011 03:58 PM, Robin Cook wrote:
> > After all the build output found the problem.
> >
> > gawk, head, tail, test, and wc are in /bin instead of /usr/bin; and
> > grep, egrep, and fgrep are in /usr/bin instead of /bin.
> >
> > Is there a way to have configure find those or will I have to manually
> > edit the makefiles?
> >
> > Thanks
> > Robin Cook
> >
> > On Fri, 2011-10-28 at 22:56 -0500, Robin Cook wrote:
> >> Found part of the problem.
> >> My egrep, grep, and fgrep are in /usr/bin instead of /bin and
> >> my gawk, tail, and head are in /bin instead of /usr/bin.
> >>
> >> Not well enough versed in the auto tools to know what to change to make
> >> it check for those progams in both /bin and /usr/bin.
> >>
> >
> >
> Hi!
> Thank you for getting  to the issue.  I'm not aware that there is such possibility in icedtea. Maybe gnu_andrew can say more. But currently I think they are not present.
> Please, in case that you will add configure-ability for those basic commands into build scripts, can you push it to upstream (to us)?
> Just from curiosity, which distro are you running in?
> Best regards
> 	J.

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