[BLFS Trac] #2211: JDK-6.0_u1

BLFS Trac trac at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed May 30 19:45:30 PDT 2007


#2211: JDK-6.0_u1
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 Reporter:  dj at linuxfromscratch.org  |        Owner:  blfs-book at linuxfromscratch.org
     Type:  task                     |       Status:  new                           
 Priority:  normal                   |    Milestone:  6.2.1                         
Component:  BOOK                     |      Version:  SVN                           
 Severity:  normal                   |   Resolution:                                
 Keywords:                           |  
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Comment (by dj at linuxfromscratch.org):

 This is still on hold pending a new release of hsqldb (OpenOffice.org),
 additionally, there are problems with XCB that might need to be addressed
 as mentioned in the inline threads below from BLFS-Dev:

 On 5/15/2007, Dan Nicholson wrote:
 > On 5/16/2007, Alexander E. Patrakov wrote:
 > >
 > > They are known to break (crash) Java at runtime. Please check this
 (maybe
 > > with binary Java) before actually committing the update.

 > I recall that one of the xcb maintainers said this was still a problem
 > on the Xorg list recently. Here's the thread:
 >
 > http://lists.freedesktop.org/archives/xorg/2007-February/021870.html
 >
 > And here's a patch to turn off the asserting in xcb which is obviously
 > not ideal.
 >
 > http://cvs.pld-linux.org/cgi-bin/cvsweb/SOURCES/libxcb-no-assert-on-
 lock.patch?rev=1.1

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 > Interesting. Here's a bug against java and the Xorg bug. The both have
 > a really simple test case.
 >
 > http://bugs.sun.com/bugdatabase/view_bug.do?bug_id=6532373
 > https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=9336
 >
 > I don't see any resolution yet.

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 > I can't reproduce the bug here. I have libxcb-1.0, libX11-1.1.1 and
 > the binary jdk-1.5.0.11. The java library that will pull in xcb is
 > libmawt.so.

 Nobody has jumped at the invite to reproduce the error at this time.

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