Re: Status of java-package
- Date: Wed, 22 Aug 2018 13:50:11 -0400
- From: Michael Stone <mstone@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Status of java-package
On Wed, Aug 22, 2018 at 07:34:59PM +0200, Erwan David wrote:
I am surprised of the disapperance of javaws, since many mangement
console use them... And I do not count on hardware (or SOC) vendors to
upgrade them to whatever the new scheme will be.
It's better in the long term to keep around a dedicated vm to talk to
the old stuff than carry old unmaintained java forever forward. The
resources to maintain a bunch of old java releases simply don't exist.