are there changes for building mlvm now that 1.7 is released?
mikeb01 at gmail.com
Tue Sep 13 14:28:35 PDT 2011
> Did you have to use patches/hotspot/snowleopard.patch for gcc-4.2, or can we delete that?
The snowleopard.patch was applied, I'll have a go at a build without it.
>> - The really odd one was the hotspot build wasn't copying the
>> necessary files into its import folder (failed to find the appropriate
>> build target for the copy). I tracked it down the the
>> hotspot/make/Makefile export folder settings weren't picking up the
>> values for HS_ARCH and VM_PLATFORM from the
>> hotspot/make/bsd/makefiles/defs.make file. I hacked (i.e. I wouldn't
>> consider it a proper fix) HS_ARCH=x86 and VM_PLATFORM=bsd_amd64 into
>> the top of the file and it all built correctly.
> That smells like a failed attempt to run "uname" somewhere.
> What did this line do in defs.make:
> ARCH:=$(shell uname -m)
I think I see the problem, "uname -m" returns x86_64 and there is no
condition in defs.make that will match. Only ARCH=amd64 or ARCH=i386
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