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To: Thomas Matthijs <axxo@g.o>
From: Petteri Räty <betelgeuse@g.o>
Subject: Re: blackdown-{jdk,jre}-1.3 is unstable
Date: Thu, 04 Aug 2005 09:13:07 +0300
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Thomas Matthijs wrote:
> * Petteri Räty (betelgeuse@g.o) wrote:
>>I began testing using blackdown-jdk-1.3 because of
>> while doing that I noticed
>>that it is unstable [1,2] and many apps don't emerge with it. I would
>>like to know if anyone is using this or needs it. In my opinion it would
>>be best to remove at least stable keywording for x86 and ask other
>>arches to test if they have similar problems. I also don't think this is
>>the best choice for your applets. If I don't hear any objections I will
>>be removing keywoarding for x86 at the end of the week.
> Do NOT do this.
> thanks.

Any good reasons? Of course feel free to fix the issues with it and I
have no problem keeping it stable. If people need this for one specific
app, they can still unmask it for that, but imho blackdown-jdk is not
working well enough to be marked stable at the moment.

Petteri Räty (Betelgeuse)
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