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From "Henri Gomez" <henri.go...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Tomcat 6.0.16 RPM Package Available
Date Fri, 08 Feb 2008 07:51:53 GMT
Well and what about JPackage compatibity ?


2008/2/7, Jason Brittain <jason.brittain@gmail.com>:
> People may easily change that if they'd like.  But, it was a
> repeatedly requested
> change -- too many users were complaining that they weren't able to install
> other Tomcat RPMs because of dependencies they couldn't meet, and they
> wished they had a package that didn't have that "problem".  They already had
> Java installed, and it wasn't necessarily installed as an RPM package, and it
> wasn't necessarily Sun's Java.  They just wanted to set JAVA_HOME and be
> done with that.  You would be surprised how many users were asking for it to
> be this way.  Also, it would be easy to customize the spec file of this package
> and rebuild it to depend on the Java one wants it to depend on.  It would be
> a 1 line change to the RPM spec file.
>
> --
> Jason
>
>
> On Feb 7, 2008 9:58 AM, Remy Maucherat <remm@apache.org> wrote:
> > On Thu, 2008-02-07 at 07:42 -0800, Jason Brittain wrote:
> > > - Zero RPM package dependencies on any other RPM packages, for ease
> > >   of installation as a single file (other than Java itself, which you
> > > already have).
> >
> > Hum, that last feature doesn't look so good to me :(
> >
> > Rémy
> >
> >
> >
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