Re: Sun J2SDK 1.4 installation in debian way
On Sunday 20 April 2003 14:03, Nicos Panayides wrote:
> On Sun, 2003-04-20 at 04:34, Ted Bukov wrote:
> > Since my tries to find a stable debian j2sdk1.4 .debs were unsuccessful,
> > I decide to install Sun Java SDK 1.4 .bin (.tgz) file. But I want to
> > preserve all Debian dependencies, so how to install it in a debian
> > manner, without breaking other packages dependencies.
> - Copy the script to /usr/local/ and run it
> - Symlink /usr/local/j2sdk1.4.x to /usr/local/java so you can easily switch
> between JDK versions.
> - For the mozilla plugin make a symlink:
> from /usr/local/java/jre/lib/jre/plugin/i386/mozilla/javaplugin_oji.so
> to /usr/lib/mozilla/plugins/
> - Create a dummy package which provides java-compiler, java2-compiler,
> java-virtual-machine, java1-runtime, java2-runtime and all dependencies
> should be satisfied.
That's an interesting one... How would one do that?
Wouldn't it be easier to have an installer package then? Like there is
for Sun's JDK 1.1?