Gentoo Archives: gentoo-java

From: Daigo Kobayashi <daigo@×××××××××××.com>
To: gentoo-java@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-java] Question about Sun-Jdk 1.4.2.10
Date: Tue, 29 Nov 2005 15:36:03
Message-Id: 438C7543.3060007@abs-network.com
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-java] Question about Sun-Jdk 1.4.2.10 by Greg Tassone
Hi.

I want to use Java 5.0 on gentoo. But now it marks unstable.
Is there any task that I can help to unmask Java 5.0? If possible
I want to try.

By the way, I'm really sorry to send e-mail to Greg's personal address.
So I send same mail to list.

Best regards,
Daigo Kobayashi

> FYI: There is nothing "unstable" about JDK 1.5 (or Java 5). It is the > recommended "production" platform/runtime of choice for many large > vendors and IT shops, and has been for some time now. It has simply > been package-masked here at Gentoo because there have been some > lingering ebuilds that didn't compile cleanly with it. Hopefully it is > going to be unmasked VERY soon.
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Re: [gentoo-java] Question about Sun-Jdk 1.4.2.10 Greg Tassone <greg@×××××××.net>