F22 System Wide Change: Legacy implementations of the Java platform in Fedora

Mikolaj Izdebski mizdebsk at redhat.com
Thu Feb 26 08:20:03 UTC 2015

On 02/26/2015 08:42 AM, Jiri Vanek wrote:
>>> Also, my proposal of introducing "java" metapackage (see my other post
>>> in this thread), which would always require the latest JDK, solves this
>>> problem in a different way, without modifying ordinary Java packages
>>> at all.
> May you be more exact with the metapackage? Before I come up with
> legacy, I hoped to solve the issues via some metapackage. At the end I
> gave up, because the touch of user was always necessary.

I described it in much detail in other posts in this thread
(for example message-ID 54ECA102.1070506 at redhat.com)

Mikolaj Izdebski
Software Engineer, Red Hat
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