[aur-general] 'java-runtime' dependency not working as expected

Antonio Rojas nqn1976list at gmail.com
Wed Apr 23 12:58:30 EDT 2014

Rafael Ferreira wrote:

> Hi there.
> Sudokuki has 'java-runtime' [1] as dependency and I have 'jre7' [2] (from
> AUR) installed (which 'provides' java-runtime=7)...  When I try to compile
> sudokuki, makepkg warns me:
> :: jre7-openjdk and jre7 are in conflict (java-runtime). Remove jre7?
> :: [y/N]
> I don't want to install jre7-openjdk [3], as I need jre7.  Why
> "java-runtime" is not working as expected? How can I make jre7 be
> recognized as java-runtime ?

Because it wants java-environment as makedependency, so it tries to install 
jdk7-openjdk, which in turn depends on jre7-openjdk. You need to install 
jdk7 manually (which also provides java-environment) before compiling.

More information about the aur-general mailing list