[PATCH] Use Jikes as default compiler if installed (autoconf version.)

Alexandre Oliva oliva at dcc.unicamp.br
Sun Apr 25 12:42:09 PDT 1999

On Apr 25, 1999, Niels Kristian Bech Jensen <nkbj at image.dk> wrote:

> This patch makes kaffe use Jikes as its default compiler rather than
> pizza if Jikes is installed when "configure" is executed:

Wouldn't it be better to have a separate `javac' script for this case,
in a separate directory, that would set JIKESPATH just like `kaffe'
sets CLASSPATH and run jikes directly?  I, for one, would find it
surprising if javac finding servlet classes depended on jikes not
being installed...

Alexandre Oliva http://www.dcc.unicamp.br/~oliva IC-Unicamp, Bra[sz]il
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