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Re: Still failing to bootstrap on Solaris (CONFIG_SHELL doesn't help)
- From: Joe Buck <Joe dot Buck at synopsys dot com>
- To: ro at TechFak dot Uni-Bielefeld dot DE (Rainer Orth)
- Cc: rth at redhat dot com (Richard Henderson),Joe dot Buck at synopsys dot COM (Joe Buck),aoliva at redhat dot com (Alexandre Oliva), glebourgeois at amadeus dot net,gcc at gcc dot gnu dot org
- Date: Thu, 2 May 2002 08:06:51 -0700 (PDT)
- Subject: Re: Still failing to bootstrap on Solaris (CONFIG_SHELL doesn't help)
[ assertion that java is not on by default on Solaris ]
Rainer Orth writes:
> It used to be up to solaris 2.7, and disabled for 2.8 in the toplevel
> configure.in. This has changed, though: now it's on by default for all
> releases, with a check which bails out if libgcj.la is present in $libdir.
> This check is for sparc-*-solaris2.8 only at the moment. The new reports
> indicate that this problem occurs at least with some ld patchlevels on
> solaris 2.7. I've just verified that it happens with the latest solaris
> 2.6 (107733-10) and 2.5.1 (103627-15) ld patches as well.
> So the safest approach seems to be to match *-*-solaris2* there to
> accomodate all of sparc, sparcv9 and i?86.
Sounds good. The installation instructions should also be patched to
indicate that the Solaris user should remove any previously-installed libgcj
files before trying to build Java.