Xm/Motif for OpenJDK build?

Srinivas Ramakrishna ysr1729 at gmail.com
Wed Nov 9 16:39:13 UTC 2011


Thanks everyone for your suggestions. Indeed I am building jdk6.. I'll try
out David's and Andrew's
suggestions and see. (David: the header files seem to be missing on my
ubuntu box, at least i
can't find them under /usr/X11 (which i do have)).

-- ramki

On Wed, Nov 9, 2011 at 6:39 AM, Dr Andrew John Hughes <ahughes at redhat.com>wrote:

> On 09:11 Wed 09 Nov     , Florian Weimer wrote:
> > * Srinivas Ramakrishna:
> >
> > > Sorry for a rather naive question. I am building openjdk (6) from
> > > scratch for the first time and am running into an issue when building
> > > the AWT classes because of not finding the relevant Motif header files
> > > at the expected locations on my system (ubuntu/x64).
> >
> > I think these headers are plain Xt, not Motif.  Here's the minimal list
> > of build dependencies I ended up with:
> >
> >  ant,
> >  ant-optional,
> >  cpio,
> >  file,
> >  gawk,
> >  libasound2-dev,
> >  libcups2-dev,
> >  libfreetype6-dev,
> >  libx11-dev,
> >  libxext-dev,
> >  libxi-dev,
> >  libxrender-dev,
> >  libxt-dev,
> >  libxtst-dev,
> >  m4,
> >  openjdk-6-jdk,
> >  openjdk-drops,
> >  procps,
> >  unzip,
> >  x11proto-input-dev,
> >  zip,
> >
> > This list is for building OpenJDK 7 on a derivative of Debian squeeze,
> > but Ubuntu is probably similar.
> >
>
> But he asked about 6, not 7.  And 6 does require the Motif headers still.
> Works with OpenMotif.
>
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