IcedTea6 changes -- be prepared!

Andrew John Hughes gnu_andrew at
Fri Feb 19 06:21:18 PST 2010

On 19 February 2010 10:34, Pavel Tisnovsky <ptisnovs at> wrote:
> Andrew John Hughes wrote:
>> I've just pushed the necessary Makefile changes to enable the Rhino
>> rewriter and fix
>> This also coincided with the release of b18, which is now supported by
>> IcedTea6 via the import of the changesets from the icedtea6-hg branch.
>> Both have been well-tested (the latter over the last three months of
>> work on b18), but please report any issues you may have building the
>> newly updated IcedTea6.
>> Happy hacking,
> Hi Andrew,
> when I use build options --with-openjdk --without-rhino --disable-plugin
> to build IcedTea6 from HEAD repository, build failed on RHEL 5 with this
> error message:
> touch stamps/pulse-java.stamp
> mkdir -p stamps
> touch stamps/rewriter.stamp
> make: *** No rule to make target `no', needed by
> `stamps/rewrite-rhino.stamp'.  Stop.
> After removing --without-rhino option build seems ok.
> Is it now necessary to always build IcedTea6 with Rhino? (and if yes should
> we remove this option from configure script?)

No, issue fixed:

> Pavel

Andrew :-)

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