Daniel J. Luke dluke at geeklair.net
Thu Mar 31 11:36:46 PDT 2016

On Mar 31, 2016, at 12:24 PM, Ryan Schmidt <ryandesign at macports.org> wrote:
> Since there's likely more than one port needing this kind of check, it would make sense to abstract it out into a portgroup. We already have a java portgroup. I'm not entirely clear on how it's used, but maybe it makes sense to add this check to that portgroup.

The java portrgoup sets JAVA_HOME environment variable.

It would be great if it were extended to detect a valid java install and direct the user to install java if it can't find it.

Daniel J. Luke

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