Building openjdk 8 on Mac OS X

David DeHaven david.dehaven at
Tue Nov 11 16:45:46 UTC 2014

>> A longer answer is that we're currently working on getting jdk9 to compile on Yosemite.
> Isn't it already compiling? I am on Yosemite and I can compile both openjdk and closedjdk successfully.

Yes, I can compile the whole mess on Yosemite/Xcode 6.1. There was an issue with FreeType when building OpenJDK, but it looks like that's been resolved now.


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