[CentOS] yum remove 'tomcat*'?
johnny at centos.org
Tue Jul 31 15:38:12 UTC 2007
Les Mikesell wrote:
> Johnny Hughes wrote:
>>>>> On CentOS 5, why does 'yum remove tomcat*' remove all of the
>>>> That would be because openoffice requires tomcat to install it ... if
>>>> you tell yum that you want to remove tomcat ... since openoffice
>>>> requires tomcat, it has to also remove openoffice.
>>> It seems bizarre for an office suite to depend on a java servlet engine,
>>> but OK...
>> We don't write it, we just build it and make sure it links up correctly
>> compared to upstream.
>> Now how do I get one that works under Sun java? And is there
>>> a way to get eclipse without gcj?
>> Not from Red Hat (wrt sun java) ... they did use tomcat and gcj. If you
>> want sun java, I imagine you would have to change the specs and rebuild.
>> I have no idea how to do that (I have not looked at it at all).
> Red Hat fixed their bug:
That has been pushed to updates ... however, I don't see it has any
impact on open office. It is related to tomcat.
> I haven't seen a response to centos bugzilla 0002160 that I filed a
> month ago about this.
I didn't see the bug before ... but it was released 7/22/2007:
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