On 10/20/2012 10:55 AM, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
> DJ Lucas wrote:
>> On 10/19/2012 12:37 PM, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
>>> I've been looking at updating iced tea.
>>> <rant> I'm into problems because the make files have hard coded paths
>>> into make files.  /usr/bin/head (which is in /bin) and /bin/touch (which
>>> is in /usr/bin/touch).  What are these guys thinking?  why can't they
>>> use the PATH? </rant>
>> Yes, the problem and the current fix have been there since Tushar put
>> the JDK in the book back at 1.4.2 IIRC. This will not likely be fixed in
>> OpenJDK-7 but is already done in 8 IIRC.
> I'm getting there.  I found that I can't do a sed on the paths because
> the files are not exposed until after make extracts the downloaded
> tarballs.  The patch still works though.
> The build is OK, but there are still lots of test failures.  I'm doing a
> rebuild now in a different screen.
> BTW, what do we call this version.  It's icedtea-2.3.3, but the build says:
> java version "1.7.0_0"
> OpenJDK Runtime Environment (build 1.7.0-b36)
> OpenJDK 64-Bit Server VM (build 23.2-b09, mixed mode)
> Right now we are calling the current version OpenJDK-, but the
> most recent version does not seem to fall into that naming convention.
>     -- Bruce
Odd...it should be pulling that value from the OpenJDK version (which 
should already match the closed version in git). Upstream must have 
broken that somehow. Nothing on distro-pkg-dev list yet.

-- DJ Lucas

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