[kaffe] libreadline-java fails to compile with kaffe-1.1.5: can't find java.lang.Object

Dalibor Topic robilad at kaffe.org
Wed Sep 21 15:34:27 PDT 2005

Joshua Nichols wrote:
> Salutations,
> I'm playing around with kaffe to use it to build packages for Gentoo
> Linux. I'm experiencing some problems finding java.lang.Object for
> libreadline-java, but I would imagine other packages have the same
> problem:

Hi Joshua,

thanks for your bug report.

> `/var/tmp/portage/libreadline-java-0.8.0-r1/work/libreadline-java-0.8.0/src/native'
> make TG=JavaReadline lib
> make[3]: Entering directory
> `/var/tmp/portage/libreadline-java-0.8.0-r1/work/libreadline-java-0.8.0/src/native'
> javah -classpath ../../build -jni org.gnu.readline.Readline
> Failed to open object 'java/lang/Object'

The kaffeh program forgot to look into rt.jar if no bootclasspath was 
set. Fixed in CVS head now with the latest patch.

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