Building on Solaris
aph at redhat.com
Fri Jun 26 09:40:11 UTC 2015
On 06/26/2015 10:29 AM, Erik Joelsson wrote:
> he current devkits basically contain the SS12u3 installation and a
> sysroot from a Solaris 10u10 machine. It should still compile on a pure
> Solaris 11 machine, but it's not tested as often. If you are able to
> construct a sysroot from a Solaris 10 machine and want to use it, just
> point to it using configure option --with-sysroot. I might be able to
> dig up some more detailed instructions of how this was created if you
> like to.
> I'm in the process of updating the compilers we use for jdk9 and it's
> currently looking to happen around September. The current intention is
> to use SS12u4 with a sysroot from Solaris 11.1 for Solaris builds. This
> time I also intend to supply the scripts used to create the devkit in
> the openjdk source, so you should be able to replicate that work if you
> wish to.
Thank you for a very helpful and detailed answer.
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