[kaffe] Re: jit breakage due to missing function
robilad at kaffe.org
Thu Sep 25 03:10:02 PDT 2003
Dalibor Topic wrote:
> Hi Kiyo,
> Kiyo Inaba wrote:
>> Hi Dalibor,
>> You said,
>>> It seems that the configure script messes something up in the
>>> detection of getaddrinfo. I'll look into it.
>> And I think this is not the only problem for Solaris. At least, jni.c
>> shall be fixed to coexist with not only JIT3 but also JIT. The jit
>> version does not have function 'resetConstants'.
>> Am I right?
> Yes, of course.
> Currently the build for sparc-solaris (and all other platforms that have
> jit, but no jit3) fails because the jit engine doesn't have a function
> called resetConstants like the jit3 engine does.
> What we could do would be
> a) #ifdef the resetConstants call to only happen if defined TRANSLATOR
> and JIT3.
> b) backport the resetConstants implementation to jit engine
> c) provide a 'do-nothing' implementation of resetConstants for jit engine
> d) separate the engine spefic bits of jni.c into jnisomething.c/h in
> engine directories.
> I'd propose going with a) followed by c and d, if someone volunteers to
> do it. I could do step a) myself ;)
Step A: Done. Jit engine should build fine again (did for me on
i386-linux). Kiyo, thanks again for pointing out it was broken!
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