[IcedTea] Where to put the new default NetX jar?

Lillian Angel langel at redhat.com
Wed Feb 27 07:45:43 PST 2008


Joshua Sumali wrote:
> Hi,
> I've recently refactored the NetX package names to follow proper 
> conventions. As a result, the old default NetX application breaks since 
> it relies on the old package naming. As a result, I've made a new 
> default application jar similar to the old one, but I'm unsure of where 
> to put it. Note that the old one is hosted on the original author's 
> SourceForge page, which we don't have access to. We can either:
> 1. Host it somewhere online (e.g. icedtea.classpath.org)
> 2. Include the jar with the built JRE, since NetX will be part of the 
> JRE soon (as opposed to the SDK). If we do this, which directory in the 
> JRE would be appropriate?

I prefer this. Where to put it? maybe tools-copy? This dir can be 
renamed to something more appropriate, but you can keep it with all 
the tools stuff. I guess use your own discretion- anywhere is fine.

> 3. Something better?
> Comments appreciated.

just my two cents,

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