Patch: switch to __builtin_alloca

Tom Tromey tromey@redhat.com
Tue Feb 13 11:00:00 GMT 2001


>>>>> "Bryce" == Bryce McKinlay <bryce@albatross.co.nz> writes:

Bryce> I agree, but the problem is that libjava still has libtool
Bryce> issues (ie the "argument list too long" on Irix and the "can't
Bryce> find java.lang" problem), these really need to be solved before
Bryce> we can build everywhere. Also I'm guessing we'd need to make
Bryce> sure that the GC and libffi builds abort gracefully on
Bryce> platforms they can't support.

I think that on platforms we know we support, a plain configure/build
should build Java.  For instance, x86 Linux.

On other platforms, the user should have to ask for Java.

Tom



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