Bug 728705 - java-1.7.0-openjdk not built with $RPM_OPT_FLAGS
Summary: java-1.7.0-openjdk not built with $RPM_OPT_FLAGS
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: java-1.7.0-openjdk
Version: 19
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Deepak Bhole
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
Blocks: DebugInfo
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2011-08-06 15:38 UTC by Ville Skyttä
Modified: 2015-02-17 13:50 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2015-02-17 13:50:19 UTC

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Description Ville Skyttä 2011-08-06 15:38:05 UTC
java-1.7.0-openjdk-0.1.20110803 is not built with $RPM_OPT_FLAGS:


Comment 1 Deepak Bhole 2011-08-09 20:08:40 UTC
Is there a specific switch (other than -g) that ought to be there that isn't?

OpenJDK build is fairly complex and it tries to automatically figure out numerous switches to the compiler. It does not provide an option to specify "extra" flags. Given the complexity of HotSpot and that upstream tests with their switches, it makes me quite weary of changing it for the RPM build unless there is a very good reason.

Comment 2 Ville Skyttä 2011-08-09 20:41:36 UTC
The question needs to be asked the other way around.  If there are good reasons for not using $RPM_OPT_FLAGS (which includes for example some security related flags), they should be documented in the specfile.


Comment 3 Deepak Bhole 2011-08-09 21:08:41 UTC
In this case I am asking because upstream does not allow it easily. I would much rather apply individual flags rather than blanket RPM_OPT_FLAGS because HotSpot performance can be impacted with bad opts.

Comment 4 Fedora End Of Life 2013-04-03 14:20:40 UTC
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 19 development cycle.
Changing version to '19'.

(As we did not run this process for some time, it could affect also pre-Fedora 19 development
cycle bugs. We are very sorry. It will help us with cleanup during Fedora 19 End Of Life. Thank you.)

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