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From Gilles <gil...@harfang.homelinux.org>
Subject Re: [Math] Java version
Date Fri, 16 Jan 2015 15:08:07 GMT
On Fri, 16 Jan 2015 15:16:16 +0100, Emmanuel Bourg wrote:
> Le 16/01/2015 13:20, Gilles a écrit :
>
>> I'm interested to know more about this.
>> Where can I find information?  Do you have links?
>
> Sure, Andrew Haley from Red Hat announced [1] two years ago that 
> OpenJDK
> 6 would still be supported, and we can expect the same support for
> OpenJDK 7 in the future.
>
> Also the installation stats [2] for Debian show that OpenJDK 6 is 
> still
> strong, about twice OpenJDK 7. And on Ubuntu [3] it's a 10x factor. 
> So
> two years after the official EOL of Java 6 it's far from dead on the
> server side.
>
> Emmanuel Bourg
>
>
> [1] 
> http://mail.openjdk.java.net/pipermail/jdk6-dev/2013-March/002890.html

Any more recent updates on the "hopes" mentioned there?

> [2]
> 
> https://qa.debian.org/popcon-graph.php?packages=sun-java6-jre+openjdk-6-jre+openjdk-7-jre+openjdk-8-jre&show_installed=on&want_legend=on&want_ticks=on&from_date=&to_date=&hlght_date=&date_fmt=%25Y-%25m&beenhere=1

Nice; thanks.
Did you notice how the global picture seems to change when "jdk" 
replaces
"jre" in the request?
[Not counting the yet insignificant figures for Java 8, but if the 
trend
will be similar...]

> [3] http://popcon.ubuntu.com/by_inst

Interesting:
193 votes for "libcommons-math-java"
   0 vote  for "libcommons-math3-java"

What would one conclude from that?


Gilles


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