Subject: Re: java category
To: Jan Schaumann <>
From: Jaromir Dolecek <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 08/11/2003 03:41:21
What's wrong with 'lang' ? Adding sun-jre142/sun-jdk142 isn't really
problematic, is it?


Jan Schaumann wrote:
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> Hi all,
> How about we create a 'java' category?  That way, we could have
> even more JDKs/JREs without getting too confusing.  For example,
> Sun JDK 1.4.2, which is available in pkgsrc-wip, requires -current, so
> replacing 1.4.1 would probably not be a good idea.  But we could install
> it alongside into ${PREFIX}/java/sun-1.4.2
> Cleaning up the different JDKs/JREs and shuffle some packages around
> that would fit into a new 'java' category might clean up things a bit.
> -Jan
> -- 
> My other computer also runs NetBSD!
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