porting OpenJDK to a different OS not having java

Andrew Haley aph at redhat.com
Wed Feb 2 10:13:48 PST 2011

On 02/02/2011 05:36 PM, Daniel Testa wrote:
> I'm sorry. Wrong list. I think I should be writing to porters-dev.
> On Wed, Feb 2, 2011 at 2:31 PM, Daniel Testa<danieltes at gmail.com>  wrote:
>> Hi all, I'm trying to port OpenJDK 6 to Minix3 but when run "gmake
>> all" it says that "ant", along with other software, is needed. Ant
>> needs java to run but I don't have java on Minix3 thus is why I'm
>> trying to port OpenJDK.
>> Is there any other way to build OpenJDK without having java
>> preinstalled? at least a minimum set to be able to run "ant" and build
>> the package in the default way.
>> Any thoughts? advice on how to build and/or port?

We in linuxland use gcj, but AFAICR Minix doesn't have that either.


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