Subject: Re: Java 1.5 packages
To: Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/15/2005 19:25:35
On Sun, 16 Jan 2005, Julio M. Merino Vidal wrote:

> - Why do these packages use OWN_DIRS to create directories in
>   PREFIX?  I see no point in this, given that even the created
>   .pkgsrc files are registered in the PLIST.  I'll try to remove
>   this and commit the results if no-one has a good reason for them
>   to stay.

The OWN_DIRS are because there are config files in those directories --
hence they shouldn't have @dirrm's.

> - I don't know what the optional JCE support in sun-jre15 is, but
>   couldn't this be splitted as an individual package (say sun-jce15)?

Unlimited keylength for jurisdictions where such is legal.  The change
*overwrites* a file in the JRE, so it can't be split out [easily].

-- Todd Vierling <> <>