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[alpine-user] Re: Building OpenJDK8 myself on Alpine Linux

From: Frieder Berthold <>
Date: Wed, 25 Nov 2015 11:30:35 +0100

Should I rather ask it on IRC than here?:-)

2015-11-20 15:52 GMT+01:00 Frieder Berthold <

> Hey to all,
> while asking something on the musl Mailinglist I got some answers from
> Alpine guys, which pointed me to his distro.
> I would like to use it for my use case, but before I invest quite some
> time I will ask it here and hopefully you can help me with some information:
> I want to build OpenJDK8 with musl. On an Ubuntu system with glibc this is
> rather complicated so I would like to switch to Alpine to do this. To make
> it more complicated: I will also modify some of the source code for the
> rt.jar, so I need to build it on my own and therefore cannot use the
> prebuild packages. And eve more: In the end, it has to run on a Ubuntu
> x86_64.
> So my question is:
> Is there not only the package of the prebuilds but also he source package
> with all the patches for musl?
> And do you see a reason why a rt.jar build on Alpine might not run on a
> Ubuntu where musl libc is present?
> I hope I could phrase my questions comprehensibly.
> Regards
> Frieder

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