[PATCH] Add support for --disable-libjava-multilib

Jack Howarth howarth@bromo.msbb.uc.edu
Sat Dec 15 04:32:00 GMT 2007


Jakub,
   Shouldn't this also be expanded to include not building boehm-gc
and libffi as multilib as well? There isn't much point in building those
as multilib if you aren't going to build libjava that way.
                      Jack


On Fri, Dec 14, 2007 at 07:57:34PM -0500, Jakub Jelinek wrote:
> Hi!
> 
> libjava is far bigger than any other target library in gcc and takes much
> longer to build.  This patch (the configure bits originate from SUSE?,
> I've only added corresponding configure.ac change) allows building all
> target libs but libjava as multilib.  This can be handy in distribution
> builds (as can be seen by both SUSE and Red Hat having something similar
> (though I admit my original patch was much bigger hack)), or when various
> devel libraries and headers libjava needs (Xorg, GNOME, ALSA, firefox, ...)
> are only available for the primary arch, or even when just trying to
> bootstrap/regtest gcc quickly on say x86_64.  I can surely keep this as our
> private hack and others who need something similar can do the same, but
> I thought I'd at least ask if this wouldn't be something others would
> benefit from too.
> 
> --- libjava/configure.ac.jj	2007-12-07 17:55:50.000000000 +0100
> +++ libjava/configure.ac	2007-12-07 18:36:56.000000000 +0100
> @@ -82,6 +82,13 @@ AC_ARG_ENABLE(java-maintainer-mode,
>  	[allow rebuilding of .class and .h files]))
>  AM_CONDITIONAL(JAVA_MAINTAINER_MODE, test "$enable_java_maintainer_mode" = yes)
>  
> +AC_ARG_ENABLE(libjava-multilib,
> +	AS_HELP_STRING([--enable-libjava-multilib], [build libjava as multilib]))
> +if test "$enable_libjava_multilib" = no; then
> +  multilib=no
> +  ac_configure_args="$ac_configure_args --disable-multilib"
> +fi
> +
>  # It may not be safe to run linking tests in AC_PROG_CC/AC_PROG_CXX.
>  GCC_NO_EXECUTABLES
>  
> --- libjava/configure.jj	2007-12-07 17:55:50.000000000 +0100
> +++ libjava/configure	2007-12-07 18:39:58.000000000 +0100
> @@ -1018,6 +1018,8 @@ Optional Features:
>    --enable-gconf-peer     compile GConf native peers for util.preferences
>    --enable-java-maintainer-mode
>                            allow rebuilding of .class and .h files
> +  --enable-libjava-multilib
> +                          build libjava as multilib
>    --disable-dependency-tracking  speeds up one-time build
>    --enable-dependency-tracking   do not reject slow dependency extractors
>    --enable-maintainer-mode  enable make rules and dependencies not useful
> @@ -1848,6 +1850,16 @@ else
>  fi
>  
>  
> +# Check whether --enable-libjava-multilib was given.
> +if test "${enable_libjava_multilib+set}" = set; then
> +  enableval=$enable_libjava_multilib;
> +fi
> +
> +if test "$enable_libjava_multilib" = no; then
> +  multilib=no
> +  ac_configure_args="$ac_configure_args --disable-multilib"
> +fi
> +
>  # It may not be safe to run linking tests in AC_PROG_CC/AC_PROG_CXX.
>  
>  
> 
> 	Jakub



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