Round two Re: Please review fix for 6819847 [Re: [Fwd: Problems with building jmx for OpenJDK.]]

Tim Bell Tim.Bell at Sun.COM
Tue Mar 31 20:42:51 UTC 2009

I wrote:

>> The other case is if a user outside the Sun network sets
>> IMPORT_BINARY_PLUGS=true.  Here they will need to set one of the
>> ALT_..._BINARY_PLUGS variables to point to the plugs anyway.

Andrew John Hughes wrote:

> That suggests to me that outside Sun, there is no need for
> IMPORT_BINARY_PLUGS at all (i.e. its value is implied by the presence
> of one of the path variables).  However, I assume it is needed inside
> Sun, for whatever reason.

That is correct.  Hopefully we can remove all of this someday.


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