jdk8 - no docs directory

Erik Joelsson erik.joelsson at oracle.com
Fri Jan 18 15:36:35 UTC 2013

The fastdebug target in jdk/make/Makefile does not include running docs. 
The target in that makefile is 'docs', but I've never used it from there 
and can't say if it works.


On 2013-01-18 16:09, Pete Brunet wrote:
> Hi, I built jdk8 last night and left NO_DOCS=true off but I have no docs
> directory.  What do I need to do?  Here are the highlights of what  did:
> - install the import bundle from
> http://jre.us.oracle.com/java/re/jdk/8.0/promoted/latest/bundles/windows-i586/jdk-8-ea-windows-i586.tar.gz
> - set ALT_JDK_IMPORT_PATH pointing to it
> - clone top level: hg clone http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk8/awt
> - clone jdk8: hg clone http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk8/awt/jdk
> - cd ...\jdk\make
> - make ARCH_DATA_MODEL=32 ALLOW_DOWNLOADS=true fastdebug_build
> The build ran  a long time and appears to have finished normally.
> Pete

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