Fwd: gcj can not import packages

Ricardo Wurmus rekado@elephly.net
Wed Jan 18 20:29:00 GMT 2017


Andrew Haley <aph@redhat.com> writes:

> On 16/01/17 22:58, Bill Chatfield via java wrote:
>
>> From the link, it looks like it would be correct to say that gcj is
>> the *only* open source way to bootstrap OpenJDK.
>
> OpenJDK can bootstrap itself.

It can bootstrap only with pre-built binaries, though.  The only route
that doesn’t involve these binaries is by using GCJ.

I would be happy to be shown that this is a misunderstanding.

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