OpenOffice-1.1.4 & JDK-1.5.0
dj at lucasit.com
Sat Apr 16 18:56:55 PDT 2005
Okay it works...and startup time is considerably faster, though I've
changed some build options from what is in the book. Which brings me to
a couple of quick questions.
jdk-1.5.0: The sed works, with about 150 or so javac warnings. Thanks
to Ximian's 64 bit build of OOo-1.1.4, there are jdk-1.5.0 patches
availible. We need at least two patches from thier patchset either way,
but one gigantic patch, or a much smaller patch with an added sed and
lots of warnings from javac. Which is better?
gpc vs libart: I can't see a good reason for gpc over libart. If
somebody can point me to a discussion, that would be great, else I'm
thinking libart since it's already in BLFS.
STL-Port will be upgraded to 4.6.2 because of gcc-3.4 issues, and will
be installed durring the OOo build.
The installation requests a motif2.1's libmawt.so. This is installed
with the jdk/jre but is not found in the library search path. Since
it's needed at runtime, I'd immagine a symlink in /usr/lib in the jdk
installation instructions would be appropriate, but I figured I'd ask if
anyone has problems with this approach before it's done. I can't see
any problems, but it seems that I've seen this lib many times before,
but I can't place it and it was not in the usual places on my system.
Comments are greatly appreciated.
-- DJ Lucas
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