Building IcedTea7 Using BSD option On OS X
mvfranz at gmail.com
Fri Jan 9 15:51:14 PST 2009
I have had some success using Cacao. The instructions you pointed me too
seem out of date and seem be part of some other discussion (I feel like I am
starting in the middle of something when I read them).
the --with-cacao is not a valid options, but --enable-cacao is (I am using
I will spend some more time trying to figure out what is possible, and
hopefully be able to build with cacao.
On Sun, Jan 4, 2009 at 4:51 AM, Christian Thalinger <
christian.thalinger at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Sat, 2009-01-03 at 22:04 +0000, Andrew Haley wrote:
> > Michael Franz wrote:
> > > On Sat, Jan 3, 2009 at 4:05 PM, Andrew Haley <aph at redhat.com> wrote:
> > >
> > >> Andrew Haley wrote:
> > >>> Michael Franz wrote:
> > >>>> I have created the following patches that integrate shark build into
> > >>>> bsd-port repo. I have not been able to get it to compile, but
> > >> these
> > >>>> out there in case they are wrong and causing my problem.
> > >>>>
> > >>>> I am currently stuck on this error:
> > >>> Shark on x86 isn't really ready yet. I've been debugging it and it's
> > >>> starting to look OK, but it's not stable.
> > >> Actually, I've been working on x86_64. AFAIAA *nobody* has worked on
> > >> x86. To be honest, I don't really know why you'd want to: the x86
> > >> Hotspot JIT is very good.
> > > I am not necessarily interested in the using zero/shark on intel (32 or
> > > 64). I am interested int getting zero/shark integrated into the bsd
> > > for other architectures to use. Since the bsd-port can only be built
> > > intel (32/64) I figured it would be easier to integrate with a working
> > > than trying to do it on ppc which cannot build icedtea (no valid
> > > jdk).
> > You might be OK with zero on x86 BSD, but almost certainly not with
> > I presume the problem with ppc on BSD is that gcj doesn't work there
> Michael, you can use CACAO or JamVM to bootstrap IcedTea. For some
> instructions see:
> - Christian
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