[arch-dev-public] OpenJDK 8 packages from testing pulled back

Jan Alexander Steffens jan.steffens at gmail.com
Sat Aug 16 10:01:05 EDT 2014

On Sat, Aug 16, 2014 at 2:31 PM, Guillaume ALAUX
<guillaume at archlinux.org> wrote:
> OpenJDK 8 packages with bad version numbers (8.u20.b23) were pushed to
> [testing]. New packages are now available (8.u11). Unfortunatly as new
> package version is lower than the faulty one, pacman should yield the
> following when updating:
>  warning: jdk8-openjdk: local (8.u20.b23-1) is newer than testing (8.u11-1)
>  warning: jre8-openjdk: local (8.u20.b23-1) is newer than testing (8.u11-1)
>  warning: jre8-openjdk-headless: local (8.u20.b23-1) is newer than
> testing (8.u11-1)
> To sort this out, please manually install all 3 packages:
>  # pacman -S jre8-openjdk jre8-openjdk-headless jdk8-openjdk

Note that this also affects openjdk8-src if you have it installed.

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