[Bug 1536] JDK source install instructions seem to be slightly incorrect.

Randy McMurchy LFS-User at mcmurchy.com
Sun Aug 21 18:57:20 PDT 2005


DJ Lucas wrote these words on 08/21/05 20:35 CST:

> I think you've interpreted the above message incorrectly.  That was the
> modified script that was displayed.  If he did 'cp -a j2sdk-image
> /opt/jdk/jdk-1.5.0' and /opt/jdk/jdk-1.5.0 was an existing directory
> then his result is exactly what was expected.

Ah, I see. I was confused with his changing of the the script. I
never looked at the script. I must admit that I saw the words
"Package User Management" and stopped reading. :-)

This is the third post, *just today*, with folks having trouble
getting stuff installed correctly using the package user system.

Perhaps there should be a blurb in the book that the use of
the package user management system is only recommended for
experienced builders. :-)

-- 
Randy

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