I didn't see this mentioned anywhere either as a bug or in the resin
discussion list archives. But wanted to share my solution to this
problem with other resin folks who work on Apple's OS X and haven't
already figured this out for themselves.
Compiling the JNI Libraries for Resin works fine on OS X. The
standard, "./configure; make; make install". The problem is, on OS X
at least, the 'make install' doesn't actually put your system in a
state where resin, or rather java, will be able to find the JNI
libraries when you start resin. It doesn't prevent resin from running,
but it is a bit of a performance hit and does prevent some other pro-
only features from working.
The solution is pretty simple:
1. Do the configure/make/make install as normal
2. Navigate to /path/to/your/resin/libexec
3. sudo cp *.jnilib /Library/Java/Extensions
This copies the three (as of resin 3.1.6) JNI Library files into a
place where OS X's Java can find them when it loads. If you're just
running resin locally, you can instead copy the jnilib files to your
own ~/Library/Java/Extensions folder (create it if it doesn't already
Theoretically, you could also copy them into /System/Library/Java/
Extensions, but it's generally not recommended to muck around with
stuff in the /System/Library folder, especially when an equivalent
exists (or can be created) in the /Library folder.
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