Building Javac Code
nkweteyimdaisy at gmail.com
Tue May 6 15:56:13 UTC 2014
Thanks for your replies. I found out that boot.java.home was not defined
in my build.properties so I just added it there. I ran ant and build was
successful. Thanks again.
On Tue, May 6, 2014 at 4:36 PM, Jonathan Gibbons <
jonathan.gibbons at oracle.com> wrote:
> Unless you have specific reasons for using jdk7, I recommend using the
> latest released version of javac in the jdk8 repositories.
> If you are new to OpenJDK, I would recommend getting the full source code
> for OpenJDK and building that, which includes building javac. The build
> system in JDK 8 is much improved over that in JDK 7 and makes building the
> full product much easier. You can find build instructions by searching
> for "build OpenJDK 8".
> -- Jon
> On 05/05/2014 06:55 AM, Daisy Nkweteyim wrote:
> I hope I'm on the right mailing list.
> I downloaded the javac source code from
> http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk7/jdk7/langtools. I looked at the README
> on how to build it here
> 1). First of all I don't have the exact files and directories indicated
> in the README
> 2) To build I have to access the installation directory then run ant. How
> is the download
> zip file installed?
> *Daisy Nkweteyim Cameroon*
*Daisy Nkweteyim Cameroon*
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