Description of problem:
s-s-java can not recognize beta packages of ibm and oracle java 7
Steps to Reproduce:
1. install ibm and (or) sun jdk 7, you can also install other jdks (ibm 4-6, oracle 6, openjdk 6,7, gcj 5....)
2. run alternatives --config java command
3. you will see eg:
run system-switch-java, you will see eg:
This is caused by situatuion that proprietary jdks are linking their jre directly from alternatives instead of jre link.
Created attachment 518506 [details]
This is proposed patch.
It also fix 725718, Sorry for not delivering them separately, but they are quite bound together.
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.
For information on the advisory, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.
If the solution does not work for you, open a new bug report.
java-1.7.0-sun was renamed to java-1.7.0-oracle. I'm afraid it will need changes also in s-s-java