Problem building JDK 8
cedric.champeau at gmail.com
Wed Jan 7 15:49:07 UTC 2015
I managed to get past this error using the following configuration line:
It's good enough for us to be able to build, so I'll stick with it, but
it seems the detection mechanism is somehow broken.
On 05/01/2015 17:22, Volker Simonis wrote:
> Maybe this is a 32/64 bit mismatch - i.e. you are on a 64-bit machine
> with 64-bit libfreetype but configuring for 32-bit ?
> On Fri, Dec 19, 2014 at 10:08 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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