[kaffe] How to change the boot class path?

Matthias Pfisterer Matthias.Pfisterer at web.de
Thu Jan 15 23:51:03 PST 2004

Thanks, this solution works.


Ito Kazumitsu wrote:
> In message "[kaffe] How to change the boot class path?"
>     on 04/01/15, Matthias Pfisterer <Matthias.Pfisterer at web.de> writes:
>>for testing, I want to "shadow" a class in kaffe's rt.jar by a modified 
>>version of the same class. I routinly do this with the Sun JDK 
>>prepending a .jar file containing the modified version of the class with 
>>the -Xbootclasspath/p option. With older versions of kaffe it was 
>>possible to achieve the same effect by having a file ~/.kafferc with 
>>lines like:
>>This no longer seems to work. 
> This is what I do.
> bash$ cat ~/.kafferc
>    "") ;;
>        ;;
> esac
> When I want to use my own classes instead of those in rt.jar,
> I set the environment variable MYBOOTCLASSPATH.

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