Appropriateness for inclusion in MacPorts
cal at macports.org
Thu Sep 14 19:20:46 UTC 2017
On Tue, Sep 12, 2017 at 12:28:07PM +0000, Rainer Müller wrote:
> As Java applications are mostly self-contained without external
> dependencies (no dynamically linked libraries), I guess the approach
> to just extract the .zip will work.
> However, I do not know what kind of compatibility we can expect from
> the bytecode.
IIRC Java bytecode hasn't changed since 1.6, so we should be fine. There
are precedent cases for just packaging Java bytecode in MacPorts, too.
More information about the macports-dev