Subject: Re: PKG_JVM inheritance
To: Jan Schaumann <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 03/24/2003 21:16:08
On Mon, 17 Mar 2003, Jan Schaumann wrote:

: Anybody see any problems with this:

: +# If a package requires a certain JVM, use that JVM for all
: dependencies
: +# as well to avoid pulling in an additional, possibly unwanted JVM
: +.if defined(PKG_JVM)
: +MAKEFLAGS+=            PKG_JVM=${PKG_JVM}

Um, doesn't this invalidate the unusable-JVM check of the dependencies?

Perhaps it should set PKG_JVM_DEFAULT=${PKG_JVM}....

-- Todd Vierling <>