gcj and Openoffice.org 1.9.X
green at redhat.com
Wed Nov 17 16:23:24 UTC 2004
On Wed, 2004-11-17 at 02:35, Caolan McNamara wrote:
> I've some patches at http://people.redhat.com/caolanm/gcj/ to start off
> building OOo 1.9.61 with gcj/gij as java replacement.
> The crucial thing is to get the module xmlhelp built with gcj so that
> building in helpcontent2 which uses xmlhelp will produce the help files.
> In xmlhelp "extends sun.net.www.protocol.file.Handler" is a problem,
> hacking around it currently leads to a crash in helpcontent2.
This is application badness. Ideally they wouldn't be using this class
directly. If rewriting this code isn't an option, have a look at
gnu.gcj.protocol.file.Handler to see if it will do the job.
> Minor issues are building the modified rhino module, and some odds and
> ends in the wizards and qadev modules
Check out rhug for autotooled gcj enabled rhino. There's even an RPM
spec file. http://sources.redhat.com/rhug
Just FYI, however, I expect rhug will go away when we all start using
GCC 4, since building and running java apps/libraries with GCC 4 will be
Anthony Green <green at redhat.com>
Red Hat, Inc.
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