Re: Bug#475669: Suggest informing the user
My preference would be to fix the bug, of course! But with the bug
being 180 days old now, it might be time to look at a workaround like
this. Do you know, does Azureus work with any other versions of GIJ? I
know that it works with Sun's VM.
On Thu, May 1, 2008 at 1:45 PM, Adam Rice <email@example.com> wrote:
> The problem is that it comes so close to working with gij-4.3 that it's hard
> to notice that anything is actually wrong. How about putting a temporary hack
> in the /usr/bin/azureus script to check if /usr/bin/java is gij-4.3 and popup
> an xmessage saying something like
> You are running azureus with gij-4.3. There are known problems with this
> combination. See http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=475669 for
> details. If your torrents fail to download, please consider selecting a
> different java interpreter using the update-alternatives program.
> I guess that would add a dependency on the xll-utils package, which is not so
> nice. But printing a message to the console is not much use for people who
> start azureus from iceweasel like I usually do.