Building open jdk 8 from source fails

lee json jsonlee.ft at
Tue Jan 27 12:07:34 UTC 2015

No luck. After running bash, then re-configure, make,
etc. still produce the same error.

On 23 January 2015 at 20:12, Magnus Ihse Bursie
<magnus.ihse.bursie at> wrote:
> On 2015-01-18 04:47, lee json wrote:
>> I switch to cloning repository at
>> by command `hg clone
>> Then build with command line `bash ./configure
>> --with-boot-jdk=/home/jason/jdk1.7.0_6` or `bash ./configure`. And
>> then execute `make` or `make all` command.
>> The first step i.e. configure successfully completes. Its output looks
>> as the section configure. But failing compile source as the section of
>> make, when calling make/ make all. With or wihtout make clean before
>> make/ make all doesn't make any differences.
>> How to fix such errors? Thanks
> It looks like you have not gotten all source code correctly. Just cloning
> the top-level repo is not enough.
> Try running "bash".
> /Magnus

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