[kaffe] jikes related problems for the SNAP
robilad at kaffe.org
Mon Dec 12 19:22:18 PST 2005
Kiyo Inaba wrote:
> Hi Dalibor,
> Dalibor wrote:
>>Kiyo Inaba wrote:
>>>For the latest snap (051208), I got two problems with jikes.
>>>1) '--with-jikes' option of configure script got slightly different
>>> semantic. Until recently, the option can get parameter for the path
>>> of jikes, but this snap did not pass parameter for this option to
>>> sub configure. This makes detection of jikes fail in configuring
>>It was a bug. Thanks for reporting it, Kiyo, I've checked in a fix now.
> Thanks for fixing it. I will check your mod with the original machine
> later. The machine is II-ci and it is now busy to check weekly regression
> (for jit3/jit/intrp), these days it takes more than 48 hours :-)
If you have perl on the box ... you may want to hook it up to our
>>>2) With older version of jikes (1.19) the option 'no-shadow' is not a
>>> valid option, and invocation of jikes failed with this SNAP. I hand
>>> edit Makefiles (and TestScript) and got proper result.
>>> Checking the version of jikes while configure and set proper
>>> pedantic warning corresponding to the version of jikes should be
>>> very appreciated.
>>OK. I've seen that GNU Classpath checks for jikes version already, so I
>>can probably model a check off that code. I'll build me a jikes 1.19 and
>>play around with it until I have it working.
> That's what I'd like to check also. But I played with some old coldfire
> based board (just started, and may take long, BTW), and do nothing for
> this :-<
Mhm, coldfire, nice! I've checked in a fix meanwhile, which I hope will
work for you, too, with Jikes 1.19.
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