On Tue, 2006-01-17 at 20:50 -0500, David Walluck wrote:
Anthony Green wrote:
> I don't think gcj-endorsed is the right place for this. In theory this
> should only contains .jar files for classes in the blessed endorsed
> namespace. The bouncycastle jar files should go in java.ext.dirs.
I just tried the latest java-gcj-compat (62) rpm and are you suggesting
moving the bcprov jar there? Currently, if it's not in
/usr/share/java/gcj-endorsed, then gcj cannot find it. Note, this is
where jessie and gnu-crypto are already and bc is no different as far as
I can see.
I'd like to suggest that we move all of these providers out
of /usr/share/java/gcj-endorsed and into the appropriate extensions
directory. My understanding is that's where providers belong, and the
endorsed directories are reserved for packages within the special
Also, some of the symlinks in /usr/share/java/gcj-endorsed are
versioned, while others are not. What is the policy here?