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compiling the new jigsaw

From: James Smith <jims@beacon-ct.co.uk>
Date: Thu, 8 Apr 1999 10:57:31 -0400 (EDT)
Message-ID: <D0120B9A75E0D21199A50020AFF2F80701224A@defiant.beacon-ct.co.uk>
To: "'www-jigsaw@w3.org'" <www-jigsaw@w3.org>
some observations on compiling the latest release....

1) no need to set CLASSPATH anymore, file.make uses a relative classpath

2) ../org/w3c/jigadm/events/makefile has a typo, should be


instead of


3) with the line

JAVAC=javac -classpath $(TOP)/classes:$$CLASSPATH

in file.make, MAKE won't work. change to 

JAVAC=javac -classpath $(TOP)/classes

and everything seems to work fine. don't know why this makes a difference,
since CLASSPATH is vacuous, but it does.

hope this stops others swearing quite as much as i did this afternoon


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