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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.

Mike Stone