ports/63427: Disabling the Java frontend at compile time

Etienne Robillard erob at videotron.ca
Mon Jul 5 15:31:32 PDT 2004

On Mon, Jul 05, 2004 at 09:02:44PM +0000, Gerald Pfeifer wrote:
> Synopsis: Disabling the Java frontend at compile time
> State-Changed-From-To: suspended->closed
> State-Changed-By: gerald
> State-Changed-When: Mon Jul 5 21:00:57 GMT 2004
> State-Changed-Why: 
> I thought this through, several times over the recent weeks, and I think
> we should avoid adding this extra piece of complexity -- the main benefit
> really can be gained be disabling libgcj, and we already have a hook for
> that.
> http://www.freebsd.org/cgi/query-pr.cgi?pr=63427

Hi Gerald,

You're probably right about the complexity thing.
However, I doubt that disabling libgcj is sufficient (in my case) 
in areas like saving compilation time and/or space. 

Thank you for your time and patience,


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