Gentoo Archives: gentoo-java

From: Karl Trygve Kalleberg <karltk@g.o>
To: Hanno Meyer-Thurow <h.mth@×××.de>
Cc: gentoo-java@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-java] work on gcj for gentoo
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2006 18:20:18
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-java] work on gcj for gentoo by Hanno Meyer-Thurow
Hanno Meyer-Thurow wrote:
> On Tue, 21 Feb 2006 16:42:51 +0100
>>The problem with this approach is your resulting programs will be >>potentially rather slow.
Actually, I checked with the RedHat guys, and re-read the ECJ post by Tom. Apparently, changes to GCC in the last years now allow pretty efficient compilation of the bytecode after all. Yay!
> Only trouble I have actually is eclipse-sdk. Another oom-killer at runtime. > May be I find the time to get it to native code somehow.
Andrew Overholt maintains the Eclipse rpms for Fedora. They do heavy patching of Eclipse to get all of it working. You want might want to take a look at his work: -- Karl T -- gentoo-java@g.o mailing list