[ATrpms-users] ProjectX on FC5?
J.Pilk at tesco.net
Thu Nov 30 21:47:57 CET 2006
Alex Butcher wrote:
> On Wed, 29 Nov 2006, Axel Thimm wrote:
>> On Wed, Nov 29, 2006 at 09:03:12PM +0000, John Pilkington wrote:
>>> ProjectX ( Java ) is being suggested as a useful tool to work around
>>> this. An rpm exists (Suse) that is said to work on FC5 but it needs
>>> jakarta-commons-net, versions of which exist for older redhat and for
>>> mandriva but apparently not for fc5. ProjectX source is, of course,
>>> available but needs a Java development environment (and no doubt some
>>> expertise) and I'm not sure that I have either.
>> Alex Butcher had submitted a package for projectx in April (e.g. FC4
>> era), but it only built against Sun's java, so it couldn't be included
>> into ATrpms at that time. Maybe by now projectx builds on FC6.
> I need to upgrade to FC6 sometime. Meh, pesky "life". :-]
>> Alex, if you like you can open up the existing packages into
>> http://people.atrpms.net/~abutcher/ (it's ~/public_html in your
>> account, you would need to chmod o+x $HOME first)
> Done, and I've uploaded a src.rpm for 0.90.4.00, which is what I'm
Alex: Thanks for the cc
I downloaded the src.rpm and tried rpmbuild --rebuild
It wants java-devel, and I saw a comment that it doesn't work with gcj
but don't know if that's still true. I'll try to find my way around it
but hope that Axel gets there first!
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