Windows cross compiles

Tim Bell tim.bell at
Sat Aug 24 01:26:48 UTC 2013

On 08/23/13 02:15 PM, Salter, Thomas A wrote:
> Is there any hope of compiling a 64-bit Windows JVM on a 32-bit O/S?

We are headed in the other direction with OpenJDK 8 on Windows - 
compiling both 32 and 64-bit using Windows 2008R2 64-bit as the O/S and 
Visual Studio 2010 SP1 as the compiler.  We have very few 32-bit Windows 
systems left, and those we have are dedicated to building earlier JDK 


> I tried a few options and other tweaks and got as far as configure compiling a 64-bit fixpath.exe and then discovering that it won't run on a 32-bit system.
> I don't mind changing the make files but I'm not up for learning how to generate the configure script.
> Tom Salter  |  Software Engineer  |  Java & Middleware Development
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