Building on Mac OS X 10.5.6

Kurt Miller kurt at
Fri Jan 30 11:42:37 PST 2009

Hi Ron,

Ronald Garcia wrote:
>> DEVTOOLS_PATH is the path to development tools that don't come
>> installed with the base system. On OS X nothing extra is needed
>> to build OpenJDK/bsd-port. For FreeBSD and OpenBSD it points to
>> /usr/local/bin to get things like zip, unzip, etc. If you need
>> to set it for OS X then something needs to be fixed.
>> Can you show the last 50 or so lines of the build failure when
>> DEVTOOLS_PATH is not set on your OS X build?
> Sure.  I've attached a file containing the output of my make command
> (compilation didn't get very far before dying).

Thanks that helped. I see the issue with DEVTOOLS_PATH on OS X and will
fix it as soon as the forest is cleared of the corruption.


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