Problems installing JDK 1.5

Wlodek Kraterski wlodek11 at
Tue Feb 27 09:41:24 UTC 2007

   I did not have any problems with 5.5
   however I started by installing Tomcat and everything else need was
   installed .
   I usualy compile my ports by hand and updated them by ctm. (getting

   ----- Original Message -----
   From: "Juergen Nickelsen" <[1]ni at jnicke   Newsgroups: w21.lists.freebsd-stable
   To: <[2]freebsd-stable at freebs   Sent: Monday, February 26, 2007 4:37 PM
   Subject: Problems installing JDK 1.5

   > Hello,
   > on a more or less newly installed machine with 5.5-STABLE (updated
   > recently) I tried to install JDK 1.5 via /usr/ports/. After
   > retrieving all necessary files, the build failed quite mysteriously,
   > even more so as I had succeeded with another machine fine last year.
   > In the build protocol the problems seem to begin like this:
   > Java HotSpot(TM) Client VM warning: Can't detect initial thread
   stack    > location
      > <identifier> expected
   > and then a series of other errors in the Java code; as if it is
   > compiled using the wrong compiler version. It looks weird to me, as
   > I think I fetched the correct files and did everything as carefully
   > as last year.
   > Is this a known problem? Does anyone know a way around it? Is the
   > port currently broken, perhaps?
   > Details can be found in <[3]>;
   > I'll gladly provide more details if necessary.
   > Regards, Juergen.
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