[Libreoffice] [PATCH] Accept using a bin/java that is a symlink

Petr Mladek pmladek at suse.cz
Thu Jan 27 04:01:52 PST 2011

Thorsten Behrens píše v St 26. 01. 2011 v 16:20 +0100:
> Lionel Elie Mamane wrote:
> > I use Debian. A self-compiled libreoffice refuses to use my GNU Java
> > (gij), saying the directory does not contain a JRE. The Debian package
> > of libreoffice actually autodetects it and happily uses it, but I have
> > not easily identified the Debian patch that is responsible for this.
> > 
> Good question - maybe one of the jvmfwk*.diff ones in
> http://cgit.freedesktop.org/libreoffice/build/tree/patches/dev300
> adds the specific path? Rene/Petr, something that we'd better merge?

I would suggest to remove support for gcj at all. We have got many
gcj-specific bugs that were pretty hard to fix in the past. I strongly
suggest to use OpenJDK if you want a free JRE.

Best Regards,

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