Ubuntu 11.10 VM including OpenJDK Build Image

Frans Thamura frans at meruvian.org
Mon Feb 13 10:10:09 UTC 2012

i am personally have more interest in download binary for mac, win and
linux in openjdk.

what is the VM purpose? i prefer the binary is higher priority than vm
in openjdk task list, is it possible?


On Mon, Feb 13, 2012 at 2:46 PM, Martijn Verburg
<martijnverburg at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi all,
> I'd also like to see clear build instructions for the various
> platforms. Probably on a wiki (matrix) to begin with and then later on
> driven by what a future OpenJDK build farm supports.
> John, if you did keep the notes on how you did the build that would be
> great, we can probably combine with our notes and provide that for
> people who want to build their own (as well as looking at things like
> vagrant to do it).
> Cheers,
> Martijn
> On 13 February 2012 07:32, Patrick Wright <pdoubleya at gmail.com> wrote:
>> John
>> I can understand why Vagrant is not the right solution for you in this
>> case, but I think it would help the wider community if we could
>> leverage your work to get your build process to work with Vagrant (or
>> something similar) so that others can build complete, clean, isolated
>> images on demand. In fact, doing so would even allow you to throw away
>> your build at any time and re-create it on a "fresh" OS (for example,
>> on new releases of Ubuntu).
>> If you can give me some pointers for getting started, I'd be glad to
>> throw in a bit of time to get going in the direction of automated
>> Vagrant-style builds.
>> Thanks!
>> Patrick

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