IcedTea 1.12.5 windows build errors
gnu.andrew at redhat.com
Tue Jun 18 08:34:46 PDT 2013
----- Original Message -----
> >> And I guess you did a non-bootstrap build?
> > I'm not sure, what exactly is "bootstrap build"? I copied patched openjdk
> > sources into windows and built them calling "make" from the top directory
> > (I
> > guess this is called "control build").
> icedtea can build an intermediate jdk, usually using gcj or ecj, and
> only after that, uses it to build the real jdk. I think that's the
> default behavior. It is controlled by --disable-bootstrap. The
> purposes of this intermediate step are to purge the resulting binaries
> of all proprietary stuff that might have crept in, and also to
> facilitate building on platforms where there was no Sun-provided JDK.
Recent versions support bootstrapping with any JDK. Please file bugs if
that doesn't work.
> >> I'd try make extract.
> > On the quick glance "make extract" leave "icedtea6-1.12.5/openjdk"
> > directory
> > unpatched.
> make patch
> looks more promising ;)
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