Java not available on epel6 ppc64

Kevin Fenzi kevin at
Sun Dec 19 18:59:21 UTC 2010

On Sun, 19 Dec 2010 20:46:25 +0200
Jussi Lehtola <jussilehtola at> wrote:

> Hi,
> I've been getting broken dependency warnings for some time now:
> vecmath has broken dependencies in the epel-6 tree:
> On ppc64:
> 	vecmath-0-2.20090922cvs.el6.noarch requires java >= 1:1.6.0
> Please resolve this as soon as possible.
> Is java really not available on rhel6 ppc64?

It's not. 

The question is: should we just excludearch it in EPEL packages, or
should we find someone willing and able to maintain it in EPEL and
build the exact same version as RHEL ships for ppc64.

Input welcome. 

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