Gentoo/Java Using IcedTea
Java Using IcedTea
dev-java/icedtea or OpenJDK can be used in order to build java from source, however there is egg and chicken scenario as icedtea needs java to be built, unfortunate the java herd does not help in the process, similar to sys-devel/crossdev.
This documents how to compile java the Gentoo way, build from sources.
First we need a java in our system... we will use gcc's gcj.
Originally written by: Alon Bar-Lev - 2011-11-17
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