Bug#831153: Fix for the openjdk-8-jre-dcevm FTBFS

Adrian Bunk bunk at stusta.de
Tue Oct 18 12:02:07 UTC 2016

On Tue, Oct 18, 2016 at 12:49:32PM +0200, Emmanuel Bourg wrote:
> Thank you very much for the patch Adrian, I confirm it works. I'll
> upload a new version soon.
> What is the recommended way to depend on GCC? Should the package depend
> on g++ (>= 4:6), or should it depend on gcc-6 with a build adjusted to
> use it?

Recommended is no build dependency (g++ is build-essential), and since 
the upstream build uses gcc/g++ on Linux by default it is already fine 
for that.

> Emmanuel Bourg



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