NullPointerException when running java 9

Issue #211 resolved
Markus Olsson created an issue

ExtendJ 8.0.1-196-gc01b244 JavaSE 9

The compiler crashes with null pointer exception when running with java 9. The exception is thrown in org.extendj.ast.ClassPath line 95. This happens because the system property sun.boot.class.path is removed in java9 (see

Comments (2)

  1. Jesper Öqvist

    ExtendJ will still crash when running on Java 9 after fixing this because it can't find java.lang.Object.

  2. Jesper Öqvist

    Fix NPE if classpath system properties are missing

    This fixes NullPointerExceptions if either of the sun.boot.class.path or java.ext.dirs system properties are unset.

    fixes #211

    → <<cset bd08c516ac73>>

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