Request gcc 34 port build gcj

Patrick Dung patrick_dkt at
Sat Sep 17 23:12:11 PDT 2005

Before you make gcj only build in gcc41 port, we can compile pdftk with
gcj in gcc34 port.
After that, only gcc41 has gcj. We have compile problem with pdftk.

So I try to fix pdftk in the ports but failed. And I have told the
pdftk author.
He said he is busy. He has looked into the problem and try to make a
pre release later, but that was already half month ago.

I think the problem should also appear in Linux with pdftk and gcj 4.1
because the problem is related to itext that comes with pdftk and


--- Gerald Pfeifer <gerald at> wrote:

> On Fri, 2 Sep 2005, Patrick Dung wrote:
> > Would you please brifely explain the changes/difference for
> building
> > gcj for gcc 3.x and gcc 4.x port?
> There shouldn't be much of a difference in how GCC is configured and
> built.  The package lists will differ and so forth, and one may need
> to check the static versus shared library cases and so forth, but 
> nothing absolutely different.
> What is the problem pdftk exhibits with current versions of GCC? What
> do the upstream authors say? Can this be reproduced on GNU/Linux as
> well?
> Gerald

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