Is there any way to run jdk1.5 on amd64 -current?

Greg Lewis glewis at
Mon May 7 16:03:30 UTC 2007

On Fri, Apr 27, 2007 at 10:41:51AM +0900, User ken wrote:
>   I tried to compile jdk1.5 on amd64 -current, but had core dumps during compiletion.  It looks like a problem with linux-sun-jdk1.4.
>   Any suggestions to run jdk1.5 on amd64 -current are very appreciated.

Indeed, the Linux JDK has been coredumping for a while which makes
bootstrapping a real pain.

I believe you should be able to bootstrap with the Diablo JDK if you set
up some appropriate libmap.conf entries to make it work on -current.

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