Gentoo Archives: gentoo-java

From: Thomas Matthijs <axxo@g.o>
To: "Petteri Räty" <betelgeuse@g.o>
Cc: gentoo-java@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-java] Moving stable versions of alternative vms back to ~arch
Date: Sat, 24 Dec 2005 15:09:51
Message-Id: 20051224150945.GA20201@ytpme.telenet.be
In Reply to: [gentoo-java] Moving stable versions of alternative vms back to ~arch by "Petteri Räty"
* Petteri Räty (betelgeuse@g.o) wrote:
> At the moment we have old versions of at least > dev-java/{kaffe,jamvm,sablevm} marked stable. The open source java stack > is starting to be usable but these old versions certainly are not drop > in replacements for the proprietary ones. This in mind I propose that we > move everything to ~arch and re-evaluate them going stable when the time > is right. To give everyone time for objections I plan on moving the > versions to ~arch in January.
I strongly object. There is no reason to do this. Update them, and mark the newer ones stable if they work better. -- Thomas Matthijs (axxo, knu) -- gentoo-java@g.o mailing list