RFR: AARCH64: Top-level JDK changes

Dean Long dean.long at oracle.com
Tue Jan 13 08:32:43 UTC 2015

On 1/12/2015 3:49 AM, Magnus Ihse Bursie wrote:
> On 2015-01-12 05:31, Dean Long wrote:
>> I found a small problem with the new config.sub wrapper.  It works 
>> with the bash shell but not with the dash shell.
>> The problem seems to be with this line:
>>     result=`. $DIR/autoconf-config.sub $sub_args "$@"`
>> "dash" doesn't seem to support args passed with ".", so $sub_args 
>> "$@" are ignored.
> bash is the required shell for running configure. We do not support 
> non-bash shells. In fact, we go to lengths to try to ensure that we 
> are indeed running under bash.
> /Magnus
I was thinking 'bash configure' was enough, but it turns out 
'CONFIG_SHELL=bash bash configure' gives better results.


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