Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 728705
java-1.7.0-openjdk not built with $RPM_OPT_FLAGS
Last modified: 2015-02-17 08:50:19 EST
java-1.7.0-openjdk-0.1.20110803 is not built with $RPM_OPT_FLAGS:
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.
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.
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.
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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