Installation of man page for proprietary javaws
kelly.ohair at oracle.com
Tue Feb 22 16:26:57 UTC 2011
On Feb 22, 2011, at 5:42 AM, Dr Andrew John Hughes wrote:
> On 12:54 Tue 22 Feb , Alan Bateman wrote:
>> Dr Andrew John Hughes wrote:
>>> It seems that the OpenJDK build installs a man page for javaws,
>>> yet there is no javaws implementation in OpenJDK.
>>> This only happens on 32-bit platforms, hence why I've never seen it
>>> myself. I've posted a webrev:
>>> which disables the installation when building OpenJDK. If you don't
>>> need this man page for the proprietary installation either, we could
>>> instead just get rid of the man pages and the appropriate lines in
>> Probably a small oversight that just wasn't noticed before.
> It's taken me this long to notice it. If you build on a 64-bit
> you're not going to see it. It seems distros have been silently
> it for a while without bothering to tell upstream :-(
>> created a bug to track it:
>> 7021314: Build should not install javaws man page
> Great. Thanks. I'll await Kelly's review.
Looks ok to me.
>> The changes in the webrev look right solution to me but I'll leave
>> it to
>> Kelly to review.
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