Re: freeze exception for cacao-oj6
On Sun, Aug 24, 2008 at 09:43:38PM +0200, Florian Weimer wrote:
> A security update for the OpenJDK 6 source base will require more than
> 60 hours of armel build time, and more than two weeks on sparc for
> openjdk-6 alone (don't know cocoa-oj6 yet).
The fastjar changes are aimed to decrease this build times for
openjdk-6. cocoa-oj6 is AFAIK for arches where cocoa have a JIT but
openjdk not (s390, powerpc, arm*).
> Anything longer than half a
> day is very difficult for us.
>  Estimate based on a built time of 205 hours on lebrun, which has got
> a 750 MHz CPU. spontini is a U60, which is probably only half as
Well, you know that there is a T2000 available and if the security team
needs a faster buildd they have to ask.
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