On Thu, Jun 23, 2016 at 03:07:50PM +0100, Dominic Hargreaves wrote:
> Control: retitle -1 update-java-alternatives: doesn't recognise new jdkhl
> label in jinfo files
> Control: tags -1 + patch confirmed
> Control: severity -1 normal
> On Fri, Jun 03, 2016 at 11:42:27AM +1000, Jayen Ashar wrote:
> > Package: java-common
> > Version: 0.57
> > Followup-For: Bug #825987
> > Dear Maintainer,
> > javac seems to have the same issue:
> > $ sudo update-java-alternatives -v -l | grep javac
> > listing java alternatives:
> > jdk javac /usr/lib/jvm/java-6-openjdk-i386/bin/javac
> > jdk javac /usr/lib/jvm/java-7-openjdk-i386/bin/javac
> > jdk javac /usr/lib/jvm/java-6-sun/bin/javac
> > jdk javac /usr/lib/jvm/jdk-7-oracle-i586/bin/javac
> This is because, as of openjdk-8 8u72-b15-3 a new 'jdkhl' label
> was added to the jinfo files, but update-java-alternatives was not
> updated to take account of this.
> This affects the following commands:
> extcheck, idlj, jar, jarsigner, javac, javadoc, javah, javap, jcmd, jdb,
> jdeps, jhat, jinfo, jmap, jps, jrunscript, jsadebugd, jstack, jstat,
> jstatd, native2ascii, rmic, schemagen, serialver, wsgen, wsimport, xjc
> I've attached a patch which restores the expected behaviour.
Ping? Is there any chance of getting this included into stretch?
It would be nice to to have to manually patch this ourselves through
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