changeset in /hg/icedtea: 2008-05-21 Lillian Angel <langel at red...
langel at redhat.com
Mon May 26 06:13:27 PDT 2008
Mark Wielaard wrote:
> Hi Lillian,
> On Wed, 2008-05-21 at 13:41 +0000, Lillian Angel wrote:
>> changeset aeba6ca27fc7 in /hg/icedtea
>> details: http://icedtea.classpath.org/hg/icedtea?cmd=changeset;node=aeba6ca27fc7
>> 2008-05-21 Lillian Angel <langel at redhat.com>
>> * .hgignore: Updated.
>> * Makefile.am: Updated to build with ecj properly.
>> * Makefile.in: Regenerated.
>> * aclocal.m4: Likewise.
>> * configure: Likewise.
>> * javac.in: Changed to use 1.6 source.
> Was that last change to 1.6 necessary? It makes building with a gcj that
> doesn't support the 1.6 target classes impossible (like on fedora 8).
> I tested on Fedora 8 and Fedora 9 with that last change reverted (and
> explicitly marking -source 1.5 in Makefile.am - -source 1.6 isn't
> actually a valid/meaningful value since there were no java language
> changes between 1.5 and 1.6). And it build fine now on both platform. So
> for now I have made this change:
> 2008-05-25 Mark Wielaard <mark at klomp.org>
> * Makefile.am: Use -source 1.5 whenever possible.
> * Makefile.in: Regenerated.
> * javac.in: Use -1.5.
> Please let us on older platforms know if you really need to upgrade to
> 1.6 for some reason, then we can see if we can find some solution for
> making the build work when using a 1.5 only runtime.
This change is fine, feel free to revert it.
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