Re: Maven packages in Debian (was Re: Progress in preparing the Bazel Build System for Debian (COVID-19 Biohackathon follow-up))
On Wed, May 13, 2020 at 08:33:07PM +0200, Thorsten Glaser wrote:
> > I remember times when such a web page (actually some autogenerated text
> > file) existed which was **extremely** helpful. I wished this would be
> > back!
> > > … I just volunteerd, didn’t I?
> Here you are:
Looks pretty helpful!
> Sponsored by ⮡ tarent, see below.
> This is step 1, the list of all Maven packages ⇒ Debian package name.
> It doesn’t go as far as to map Java packages or even classes… yet.
> For this I’d have to download all those packages, extract them and
> look into the JARs. I’d prefer some central service to offer archive
> contents if possible (diffoscope already extracts archives anyway).
Sounds very promising.
Thanks a lot