Problems about building JDK9 on windows

Erik Joelsson erik.joelsson at
Thu Apr 17 08:37:10 UTC 2014

Hello Volker,

On 2014-04-17 10:26, Volker Simonis wrote:
> Hi,
> what is ""? I can not find that in my output directory.
> I think the variables INCLUDE and LIB from which VS_INCLUDE and VS_LIB
> are derived are in <output-dir>/
That depends what source you are building. Magnus recently changed the 
part of configure that extracts these variables from Visual Studio.
> Amanda, could you please also post the contents of <output-dir>/
Since you have, will not be found.
> Also please post the part of config.log where the toolchain detection
> starts (i.e. something like "configure:26374: Using default toolchain
> microsoft (Microsoft Visual Studio)") up tot he part you already
> posted.
Yes, this would be the next place to look.

> Regards,
> Volker
> On Thu, Apr 17, 2014 at 1:02 AM, Magnus Ihse Bursie
> <magnus.ihse.bursie at> wrote:
>> On 16 apr 2014, at 21:00, Amanda Jiang <amanda.jiang at> wrote:
>>> VS_INCLUDE=" "
>>> VS_LIB=" "
>> These should not be empty. It is the cause of your failures. The question is why they are empty, though...
>> /Magnus

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