new build system doesn't notice modified C source files.

Erik Joelsson erik.joelsson at
Wed Mar 27 08:57:43 UTC 2013

On 2013-03-27 01:13, Martin Buchholz wrote:
> Sorry, false alarm.
> The build proceeded so quietly and quickly, (and my modified code worked
> the first time!) that I assumed it must have not been built at all, but I
> was wrong.  Congratulations to the build team!  But a bit more verbosity to
> reassure me that a source file was compiled and a library was linked,
> please!
I have been fooled by this too, and would prefer a bit more verbosity. I 
think setting LOG=info increases it enough to notice this.

> On Tue, Mar 26, 2013 at 3:40 PM, Martin Buchholz<martinrb at>wrote:
>> I modified  src/solaris/native/java/lang/UNIXProcess_md.c (on Linux) and
>> did "make images" but no actual compilation happened.
>> (I guess I currently need to do a clean rebuild? Which is a serious bug?)

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