Bug 983394 - java ant not working properly
java ant not working properly
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 982683
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: jpackage-utils (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Michal Srb
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2013-07-11 02:46 EDT by Jonas Thiem
Modified: 2013-07-11 04:13 EDT (History)
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Description Jonas Thiem 2013-07-11 02:46:19 EDT
Description of problem:
I installed ant.noarch and tried to use it with "ant .". This is what I get:
bash-4.2$ ant .
Error: Could not find or load main class org.apache.tools.ant.launch.Launcher

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
ant: 1.8.4-6.fc19
bash-4.2$ java -version
openjdk version "1.8.0-internal"
OpenJDK Runtime Environment (build 1.8.0-internal-0)
OpenJDK 64-Bit Server VM (build 25.0-b31-internal, mixed mode)
java-1.8.0-openjdk-devel: (fixed version for bug #968814)

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install openjdk 1.8.0 (Fixed version for bug #968814)
2. Install ant using yum install ant.noarch
3. Try "ant ."

Actual results:
Error: Could not find or load main class org.apache.tools.ant.launch.Launcher

Expected results:
It works

Additional info:
Comment 1 Michal Srb 2013-07-11 04:04:21 EDT
Hi Jonas,

Thanks for reporting this. The problem here is that java 8 identifies itself as:
$ java -fullversion
openjdk full version "1.8.0-internal-0"

sed regexp in /usr/share/java-utils/java-functions (set_jvm_dirs()) can't detect java version in this output and build-classpath will always fail because of that.

$ build-classpath ant
/usr/bin/build-classpath: error: JAVAVER_LIBDIR /usr/share/java- does not exist or is not a directory

Reassigning to jpackage-utils.
Comment 2 Mikolaj Izdebski 2013-07-11 04:13:42 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 982683 ***

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