Gentoo Archives: gentoo-java

From: John Manko <jmanko@×××××××××.com>
Cc: gentoo-java@l.g.o
Subject: Re: Java 1.5 - the Real Story [was: Re: [gentoo-java] Question about Sun-Jdk]
Date: Thu, 08 Dec 2005 00:05:18
In Reply to: Java 1.5 - the Real Story [was: Re: [gentoo-java] Question about Sun-Jdk] by Karl Trygve Kalleberg
> > The genuine options for J5 users are to scrap the Gentoo Java > support and > > maintain your own Java environment, or to abandon Gentoo. > > (5) Help us solve the remaining technical issues > >> I see that there is yet another enquiry on the list about using J5. >> Do that user a favour and tell him why he can't get a supported J5 >> environment on Gentoo, so that he can then make informed decisions. >> If you guys are embarrassed by the Gentoo ideology, change it or >> leave. If not, present it honestly, instead of spouting this >> deliberately misleading BS about system stability issues. It's >> leaving users with the impression that J5 is unstable, which it >> patently is not. > > Instead of spending your and my time on writing mails on this topic, > please help us solve the technical issues. The Gentoo community, as > any other open-source community, is dependent on help, input and > constructive criticism from our users. >
I'd love to help. -- gentoo-java@g.o mailing list