Command line acceptance of binary plugs license?

Max (Weijun) Wang Weijun.Wang at Sun.COM
Sun Aug 2 02:28:07 UTC 2009

On Aug 2, 2009, at 6:55 AM, Joseph D. Darcy wrote:

> Vinod Kutty wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I'm trying to build openjdk7-ea-b67, so I downloaded the self- 
>> extracting binary plugs and tried to extract it.
> You no longer need the binary plugs to perform an openjdk=true build.

Oh, I've never heard about this before. (Sorry, I normally only do  
control builds).

Then what is jdk-7-ea-plug-b67-linux-i586-30_jul_2009.jar on 
  Is it becoming an optional part in a OpenJDK build? Do we have  
alternative implementation for the functions in the binary plug?


> -Joe
>> Unfortunately, it assumes a graphical environment for the license  
>> agreement and will not proceed further.
>> Surely there must be a way to interact with the license agreement  
>> on the command line, similar to how the self-extracting pre-built  
>> Sun JDK builds do?
>> I'd appreciate instructions on how to do so.
>> Thanks,
>> -- 
>> VK

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