Bug#567992: OpenJDK7 on Debian GNU/kFreeBSD

Aurelien Jarno aurelien at aurel32.net
Thu Jun 30 08:50:21 PDT 2011

On Thu, Jun 30, 2011 at 04:39:55PM +0200, Damien Raude-Morvan wrote:
> Hi,
> On Thu, 30 Jun 2011 14:23:41 +0200, Aurelien Jarno <aurelien at aurel32.net>
> wrote:
> > On Wed, Jun 29, 2011 at 08:21:35PM +0200, Robert Millan wrote:
> >> 2011/6/29 Andrew John Hughes <ahughes at redhat.com>:
> >> > Is there a recommended way of getting access to a GNU/kFreeBSD box
> >> > e.g. an SSH login or a KVM
> >> > image?
> >> 
> >> There are two public development boxes (see http://io.debian.net and
> >> http://asdfasdf.debian.net) but AFAIK access is only granted to Debian
> >> developers.
> I'm using asdfasdf.debian.net for porting/testing my own OpenJDK7 patches
> on kfreebsd-amd64
> and another private porting machine for kfreebsd-i386 (provided by
> kolter_AT_debian.org).
> > Access is also provided for non-Debian developers, provided it is to
> > work on GNU/kFreeBSD, which is clearly the case here. Please contact me
> > off-list if you are interested, or to the mail address you can find on
> > the URL above.
> Aurélien, did you plan to update QEmu images published here :
> http://people.debian.org/~aurel32/qemu/ ?
> Is there a way to get your build scripts for those images ?
> I've used some of them previously for testing purpose and found this
> service really useful to get a quickly working kfreebsd-*.
> My workflow to get something uptodate was to download those images and
> dist-upgrade them latter (much faster than using debian-installer
> manually).

It depends what kind of updates do you want. I don't really plan to
provide images for wheezy or sid, at least until the freeze happens, as
in that case the generated images doesn't always work. I don't really
want to spend time ont hat, when it is relatively easy to upgrade the

Aurelien Jarno	                        GPG: 1024D/F1BCDB73
aurelien at aurel32.net                 http://www.aurel32.net

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