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From "Tim Ellison (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] Commented: (HARMONY-6376) Classlib tests don't build on 64-bit linux due to 32-bit J9
Date Fri, 04 Dec 2009 19:11:20 GMT

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Tim Ellison commented on HARMONY-6376:

The tests build and run on DRLVM ok [1], did you particularly want to try J9?

[1] http://hudson.zones.apache.org/hudson/view/Harmony/job/Harmony-1.5-head-linux-x86_64-full-tests/

> Classlib tests don't build on 64-bit linux due to 32-bit J9
> -----------------------------------------------------------
>                 Key: HARMONY-6376
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/HARMONY-6376
>             Project: Harmony
>          Issue Type: Bug
>          Components: Classlib
>         Environment: SVN Revision: 834407
>            Reporter: Jesse Wilson
>            Priority: Minor
>         Attachments: strace.txt
> Following the instructions from our RUNNING-TESTS.txt file leads one to download an evaluation
build of IBM's J9 VM. That VM is available for 32-bit x86 Linux.  Unfortunately, the script
compiles x86_64 Linux libraries that are incompatible with the x86 Linux VM. The result is
when starting the VM ("java") the process hangs:
> Can we ask the fine J9 folks at IBM to provide an x86_64 Linux binary for Harmony development?
> One workaround is to use a 32-bit operating system, which will work even on x86_64 hardware.
Another workaround is to build Harmony in VMware or VirtualBox.

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