On 18:01 Tue 10 Jan , Deepak Bhole wrote:
> I have spent the last few days (on and off) trying to gather a list of
> packages that need to be updated for Java 7 in rawhide. I have
> identified 31 packages that fail to build (almost all trivial/easy to
> fix), and some more that hard code a Java 6 requirement.
> I have created a wiki page listing all the packages, the issues, and
> how to fix them:
> It'd be great if everyone could please volunteer to fix some of them. If
> you have ProvenPackager status and have time, please add your name to
> the list of ProvenPackagers on that page so that those without access
> can send you their fixes.
> I will be applying for ProvenPackager status myself and will add my name
> to that list if/when I get it.
> java-devel mailing list
Any idea why gcj is on the BuildRequires update list? It seems surprising that
it needs java-1.6.0-openjdk when it's usually used to build OpenJDK.
* Thu Apr 3 2008 Thomas Fitzsimmons <fitzsim(a)redhat.com> - 188.8.131.52-21
- Require java-1.6.0-openjdk-devel for javadoc instead of sinjdoc.
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