Re: Sun/Oracle Java
Facing the same problem a while ago, i somewhere found a hint to add
deb http://www.duinsoft.nl/pkg debs all
to sources.list. Don't remember from where, but it works for me on
Am 16.04.2014 05:27, schrieb Oliver Fairhall:
> Setting up a new machine, noticed that Sun/Oracle Java is no longer
> available to Debian.
> Saw a post here with an explanation:
> Unfortunately, there are limitations and issues with OpenJDK, and
> incompatibilities with various software.
> I'm not sure how it has worked in the past, but presumably someone
> manually built the installation package for Debian. Would it be possible
> to do this for oneself? I assume there is no source available to
> compile. Is it feasible to convert an rpm release for use with Debian?
> I've tried this sort of thing before, but with mixed results.
> Sorry if this has been covered already - I couldn't see mention of it in
> my email search.