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On Ubuntu,

apt-get install mercurial ant gcc g++ gcc-multilib g++-multilib

Then check your Java version.  If you are using JDK 7, either ensure you are building a Jikes RVM version >= 3.1.3 or switch to JDK 6.


  1. hg clone jikesrvm
  2. cd jikesrvm
  3. bin/buildit localhost prototype-opt             # Change this to select appopriate configuration
  4. ./dist/prototype-opt_$(uname -m)-linux/rvm -version      # Change dir to use selected host and configuration