Problem while building the HotSpot (javac) compiler

Jonathan Gibbons Jonathan.Gibbons at Sun.COM
Thu Aug 9 21:25:35 PDT 2007


(I'm not sure what HotSpot is doing in the subject line.)

The file was renamed a while back, and the build files for use with  
this bundle were accidentally not updated. The easiest quickest  
workaround is to use an older copy of the file.

-- Jon

On Aug 9, 2007, at 8:57 PM, Sam K. Raju wrote:

> Hi All,
>    I downloaded the compiler source 'compiler-7-ea-src- 
>' from the download site and tried to build it  
> in Netbeans but it showed an error message that their is no version- 
> file in the 'compiler\src\share\classes\com\sun\tools 
> \javac\resources' directory. I had an old subversion of compiler  
> and it had the file.
>    Now I want to know whether the file is intentionally removed  
> from the bundle or by mistake. And if it is intentionally, then how  
> can I build the source.
> Thanks,
> -- 
> Sam K. Raju
> Software Engineer
> Mobile +919871984108
> Email at

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