RFR: 8044733: (xs) common/autoconf/configure script doesn't properly detect missing tools

Erik Joelsson erik.joelsson at oracle.com
Wed Jun 4 08:17:54 UTC 2014

Looks good. Using "which" is a pain.


On 2014-06-04 00:36, Mike Duigou wrote:
> Hello all;
> This is a small changeset to fix a problem where on some platforms (Solaris and possibly others) the configure script doesn't properly detect the absence of autoconf or mercurial because which returns a string for the failure condition.
> The recipe used was previously in hgforest.sh for it's detection of the mercurial executable.
> issue: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8044733
> webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~mduigou/JDK-8044733/0/webrev
> Mike

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