make/java/nio/FILES_java.gmk does not list

Andrew John Hughes gnu_andrew at
Wed Dec 23 18:11:13 UTC 2009

2009/12/23 Alan Bateman <Alan.Bateman at>:
> Andrew John Hughes wrote:
>> On building OpenJDK6 from the Mercurial forest with IcedTea, I found
>> that the class sun.nio.cs.Unicode is not built as it is not listed in
>> FILES_java.gmk.  Presumably, it was being pulled in before by some
>> dependency which has changed since b17.  The failure only occurs when
>> bootstrapping with ecj but I don't think we should be relying on the
>> dependency resolution of compilers to pull in essential classes (the
>> lack of this one causes the VM to fail to even print the help output).
>> This webrev fixes
>> the issue and should probably go into 7 as well.
>> Does this look ok? If so, can I have a bug ID to push it?
>> Thanks,
> Looks okay to me. I've created a bug to track this:
> 6912893: (build) make/java/nio/FILES_java.gmk doesn't list
> sun.nio.cs.Unicode
> I agree on pushing this to jdk7 too (jdk7/jdk7/jdk would be best).
> -Alan.


Thanks Alan,
Andrew :-)

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