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Finds the appropriate java compiler on your path. By preference the java compiler is gcj, then jikes then javac.

The macro can take one argument specifying a space separated list of java compiler names.

For example:

  AX_PROG_JAVA_CC(javac, gcj)

The macro also sets the compiler options variable: JAVA_CC_OPTS to something sensible:

 - for GCJ it sets it to: @GCJ_OPTS@
   (if GCJ_OPTS is not yet defined then it is set to "-C")
 - no other compiler has applicable options yet

Here’s an example

  dnl End.

And here’s the start of the

  PROJECT_ROOT      := @srcdir@
  # Tool definitions.
  JAVAC             := @JAVA_CC@
  JAR_TOOL          := @jar_tool@

Source Code

Download the latest version of ax_prog_java_cc.m4 or browse the macro’s revision history.


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