Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 436022
java-1.6.0-openjdk - The OpenJDK 1.6.0 runtime environment.
Last modified: 2013-01-09 23:35:33 EST
Description: The OpenJDK 1.6.0 runtime environment.
*** Bug 433070 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
The intention is that java-1.6.0-openjdk will replace java-1.7.0-icedtea in
Fedora 9. java-1.7.0-icedtea represents a pre-alpha snapshot of Sun's OpenJDK 7
development branch, whereas java-1.6.0-openjdk will track the stable OpenJDK 6
branch. OpenJDK 7 final isn't scheduled for release until sometime in 2009, so
it's far out, even for Fedora.
We'd prefer not to ship both because we want to limit confusion among Fedora
users (which should they use?) and we don't want to needlessly add size to the
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 433070 ***
Marked as duplicate to preserve CC list and discussion in 433070. Please
continue discussion there.