building icedtea-7 on ARM

Grant emailgrant at
Sat Mar 1 13:42:55 PST 2014

>> Is this compiling for anyone else on ARM?  Any idea on my error?
>> [javac] Exception in thread "main" java.lang.NoSuchMethodError:
>> java.util.Locale.getDefault(Ljava/util/Locale$Category;)Ljava/util/Locale;
> I think this may be related to the build VM. I'll try and replicate it next week,
> but in the meantime, you could try using JAVA_PKG_FORCE_VM=gcj-jdk.

I think that worked but now I'm back to an error I recognize from
previously.  Should the ebuild in Gentoo's java overlay be up to date
and working?  Here's the error:

touch stamps/add-tzdata-support-boot.stamp
mkdir -p /var/tmp/portage/dev-java/icedtea-7.9999/work/icedtea-9999/
-g -encoding utf-8    -source 7 -target 7 \
  -d /var/tmp/portage/dev-java/icedtea-7.9999/work/icedtea-9999/
Annotation processing got disabled, since it requires a 1.6 compliant JVM
mkdir -p stamps
touch stamps/cryptocheck.stamp
if [ -e /var/tmp/portage/dev-java/icedtea-7.9999/work/icedtea-9999/
] ; then \
-cp /var/tmp/portage/dev-java/icedtea-7.9999/work/icedtea-9999/
TestCryptoLevel ; \
Exception in thread "main" java.lang.NullPointerException
        at java.lang.Throwable.fillInStackTrace(
        at java.lang.Throwable.<init>(
        at java.lang.Exception.<init>(
        at java.lang.RuntimeException.<init>(
        at java.lang.NullPointerException.<init>(
        at TestCryptoLevel.main(
make: *** [stamps/check-crypto-boot.stamp] Error 1

- Grant

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