Re: libbatik-java change led to uninstallables on kfreebsd
On Jun 22, 2012 22:50 "Steven Chamberlain" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> libbatik-java's dependencies were changed recently like so:
> > Package: libbatik-java
> > Architecture: all
> > -Depends: openjdk-6-jre-headless | java2-runtime-headless,
> > +Depends: openjdk-6-jre-headless | openjdk-7-jre-headless |
> > java7-runtime-headless,
> Unfortunately this seems to have made about 120 packages uninstallable
> in sid on kfreebsd-*.
I can see how that is less than optimal.
> Or was this simply a mistake and should java2-runtime-headless still
> be in that list?
I think the best solution is to split out the binaries from libbatik-java;
that should allow use to remove the JRE dependencies per Java Policy.
As for the JRE dependencies, I think the java2-runtime-headless might have
been a mistake (and should have been java6 + java7). I will check up on