Port to VxWorks

Mario Torre neugens.limasoftware at gmail.com
Mon Mar 5 06:41:53 PST 2012

2012/3/5 martin burtscher <mar.burtscher at gmail.com>:
> Hello,
> I try to port OpenJDK to the OS VxWorks. The Problem is, that i cant compile
> it on a VxWorks-Machine, so i have to cross-compile it from a Linux machine.
> What I've read so far is, that i have to use openembedded to successfully
> cross compile OpenJDK.
> All sources I've found, were dated 2008. Therefore, my question is:
> Do I still need openembedded, or is this issue fixed now, and can i
> cross-compile the OpenJDK (6 or 7) project out of the box (out of the box =
> mainly just replace the compiler)?
> Greetings,
> Marty

I'm not sure if it will be easily doable with OpenEmbedded, but you
may give it a try. The native layer will need some patches too, as
things don't work out of the box. What version of VxWorks do you use?

Also (just curious) do you have a realtime VM already?


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