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Joshua Nichols wrote:
> The user had suggested putting this in the particular ebuild's RDEPEND.
> However, this would affect all JDKs and JREs. So instead, I propose
> putting java-config in DEPEND and RDEPEND of java.eclass, which all JDKs
> and JREs should be inheriting. The ebuilds would then need to be updated
> to not DEPEND on java-config.
> Would there be any problem with doing this? If not, is there a minimal
> version of java-config that should be used? sun-jdk depends on >= 1.2,
> ibm-jdk-bin depends on >= 0.2.5, and blackdown-jdk depends on >= 1.2.11,
> so I'm not sure which one should be used.
1.2.11-r1 is ~alpha, but apart from that, I don't see why depending on
it in java would be a problem. Thomas?
-- Karl T
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