MacOSX support

Andrew Haley aph@redhat.com
Wed Feb 19 17:35:00 GMT 2003


Geert Bevin writes:
 > Hi,
 > 
 > I tried compiling gcc 3.2.2 from source with java enabled as language 
 > so that I'd be able to use gcj under MacOSX. This however gives the 
 > following error:
 > 
 > ../../../libjava/gnu/java/security/provider/gnu.java:42: Class 
 > `gnu.java.security.provider.Gnu' already defined in 
 > ../../../libjava/gnu/java/security/provider/Gnu.java:42.
 >     public final class Gnu extends Provider
 >                        ^
 > ../../../libjava/gnu/java/security/provider/gnu.java:45: confused by 
 > earlier errors, bailing out
 > make[2]: *** [java/lang/Class.class] Error 1
 > make[1]: *** [all-target-libjava] Error 2
 > make: *** [bootstrap-lean] Error 2
 > 
 > 
 > Is this supposed to work?

It should.

However, be warned that there are severe problems with gcj under MacOS X.

When MacOS gcj starts working properly we'll enable it by default.

Andrew.



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