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Re: binutils prerequisites (recent zlib version - what else?)
Steffen Dettmer <email@example.com> writes:
> So for now the additional configure option `--with-zlib=no'
> should avoid (or workaround?) my issue.
By the way, this can also be written as --without-zlib.
> I assume that when zlib is installed, then at least some "recent"
> version must be installed, because there is no
> `--with-zlib=internal' or alike, is this correct?
> I noticed that gcc has an option `--with-system-zlib', so in
> total I would need --with-system-zlib=no, but if I understand
> correctly this is not supported by binutil/bfd.
> Did I understand correctly?
Unrecognized --with options are ignored. The difference in the options
is because for gcc, zlib is not optional when building libjava. For the
binutils zlib is always optional.