icedtea6 fails to bootstrap on Fedora 17/18
jvanalte at redhat.com
Tue Mar 5 12:57:06 PST 2013
----- Original Message -----
> From: "Stefan Ring" <stefan at complang.tuwien.ac.at>
> To: "distro-pkg-dev" <distro-pkg-dev at openjdk.java.net>
> Sent: Monday, March 4, 2013 4:58:12 PM
> Subject: Re: icedtea6 fails to bootstrap on Fedora 17/18
> > Debian and Ubuntu use the same sources to provide both ecj and
> > ecj1.
> > ftp://sourceware.org/pub/java/ still has 3.5 as the latest version
> > available.
> > If Fedora ships an updated ecj1, then it would be nice to see this
> > "upstream" as
> > well.
> Interestingly, the package has been updated only rather recently (Oct
> 2012, long after the F17 release):
> The build works just fine with the previous version.
Ugh, sorry this causes you pain! In case you are wondering, this update
was largely driven by demand:
I see you've been pointed at a workaround, but do you mind filing this
as a bug? I can't promise to look at it right away, but it would be
great if it was tracked.
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