Problem building JDK 8
martinrb at google.com
Fri Dec 19 22:21:02 UTC 2014
Others don't seem to have this problem - you can try looking at
config.log and elsewhere trying to figure out what went wrong.
On Fri, Dec 19, 2014 at 1:08 AM, Cédric Champeau
<cedric.champeau at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> Some of you may know that we try to test Groovy builds against the latest
> versions of the JDK. For that, we have setup a CI build of OpenJDK 7, 8 and
> 9. However, the JDK 8 builds have been failing for several months now (sorry
> I didn't have much time to investigate this specific subject, so I rely on
> EA builds instead, which gives us late but valuable feedback).
> Basically, in the JDK 8 build log (JDK 9 doesn't have the issue), I can read
> this in the logs:
> [02:00:17]: [Step 1/2] configure: error: Could not find freetype! You
> might be able to fix this by running 'sudo apt-get install
> However if I try to do so, I see that freetype *is* installed:
> # apt-get install libfreetype6-dev
> Reading package lists... Done
> Building dependency tree
> Reading state information... Done
> libfreetype6-dev is already the newest version.
> The server is running Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS, which gcc 4.8.2, which is supposed
> to "work flawlessly" from what I read here:
> We build from http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk8u/jdk8u
> Thanks for your help!
> Cédric Champeau
> SpringSource - Pivotal
> http://spring.io/ http://www.gopivotal.com/
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