[kaffe] Linux/PPC with JIT3

Dalibor Topic robilad at kaffe.org
Mon Jan 16 07:36:13 PST 2006

Lorenz Witte wrote:
> Hello everyone,
> I was trying to get Kaffe to work with the JIT3-engine on a PPC/Linux 
> (G2 core, kernel 2.4.24), but execution always fails ("internal error") 
> while loading classes. Some changelogs made me think that JIT3 is only 
> available for OS X. Is that correct? Or is something wrong with my 
> configuration?
> --without-x
> --without-awt
> --without-classpath-gtk-awt
> --without-kaffe-x-awt
> --without-kaffe-qt-awt
> --enable-pure-java-math
> --disable-sound
> --with-engine=jit3
> Using the interpreter, everything works like a charm (albeit a bit slow).

Hallo Lorenz,

unfortunately, the JIT3 port to powerpc is not fully finished yet, so 
using the interpreter is recommended on powerpc, unless you are 
interested in hacking on the jitter, of course!

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