Changes in Java packaging guidelines - RFC

Nicolas Mailhot nicolas.mailhot at
Wed Nov 3 19:11:49 UTC 2010

Le mercredi 03 novembre 2010 à 19:27 +0200, Ville Skyttä a écrit :

> 3) In my opinion, the whole alternatives setup in the JRE and SDK packages 
> should be purged.  It's a relic from times that are long gone,

Having a semi-sane way to install multi-vendor multi-version JVMs is
still needed EPEL side. Expensive apps like SAP still make you install
the specific JVM they've been qualified against. Please do not add
Fedora/RHEL fragmentation to the ongoing Fedora/JPackage fragmentation.

Nicolas Mailhot

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