Orphaning java-1.5.0-gcj

Peter Robinson pbrobinson at gmail.com
Mon Apr 7 14:23:08 UTC 2014

> There have been a few discussions about this in the past but no action.
> With feature freeze approaching for F21, I think this is a good time to
> address this.
> I will be orphaning java-1.5.0-gcj in Fedora on April 8th. If anyone
> wants to take over, please let me know. Please do keep in mind though
> that we really should just remove GCJ (despite the effect it will have
> on pdftk) as preferred by one of the primary authors of it (Andrew
> Haley):

How does this affect the bring up of new architectures, I seem to
remember when doing the various variants of ARM we needed this for
bringup of the newer releases, is that still the case or is there
other means of achieving that?


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