[PATCH] For OpenJDK 8 and 9 to fix build issue when --with-alsa option is used

Man, Jessica Jessica.Man at gs.com
Wed Feb 5 10:09:28 UTC 2014

Hi all,

This patch is for fixing a build issue with OpenJDK autoconf files. If the --with-alsa option is used to point the build to the ALSA library from a specific directory instead of using the system default location, the JDK component will fail to build due to an incorrect -l parameter being passed to ld and result in this error:

/usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lalsa
collect2: ld returned 1 exit status

Please review and let me know if further information is needed, or if the patch should be modified in any way. Thank you.

Jessica Man, Technology
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