fastest way to rebuild hotspot?

Andrew Haley aph at
Wed Dec 3 04:22:41 PST 2008

Andrew John Hughes wrote:
> 2008/12/3 Andrew Haley <aph at>:
>> Niklas Wirstrom wrote:
>>> What would be the fastest way to rebuild icedtea6, given that I only
>>> have modified source code in the openjdk/hotspot/src directory?
>>  rm stamps/icedtea-*ecj.stamp ; make icedtea-against-ecj
> That works for the openjdk-ecj directory.  For openjdk, you'd need:
> rm stamps/icedtea.stamp; make icedtea-against-icedtea

Isn't that going to be much slower?  I'm presuming the OP just
wants to rebuild the VM.


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