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From: David <david@...>
Subject: Re: dev-java/blackdown-jre build broken
Date: Thu May 9 14:59:02 2002
Hmm, I wonder if there's some kind of Gentoo award for the ugliest 
"clean up" of an ebuild..  If so, I think we'd have to nominate Seemant 
for this one ;-)

I'll see if I can fix it.

btw, you can see who's been messing with files by looking at viewcvs on 
the gentoo site.


Mark Guertin wrote:

>Hello All
>I noticed last night that the blackdown jre (dev-java) build is broken,
>someone might want to have a look at it.  They dist their file as a .bin
>file, that is self extracting bz2, so it's a little strange to start with,
>but it looks like someone has done some weird things in that build and
>didn't finish the ARCH stuff.  This and it doesn't use $ARCH (which in my
>experiments seems to work ok in that script).
>For example the SOURCE_URI doesn't pull the correct file for ppc... they use
>${FCS}/${MY_P}.tar.bz2 when according to their setup it should use
>${FCS}/${A}.  It almost looks as though someone pushed their personal ebuild
>file to CVS with some strange hacks at beginning.  Also they should be using
>${A} to extract the file as well instead of ${MY_P}.tar.bz2.  Is it possible
>to have the build just execute the file it downloaded as that is the proper
>way to install from their readme.. it's self extracting to the same dir it
>is in.

dev-java/blackdown-jre build broken
-- Mark Guertin
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