BUG: sun-java6-source incorrectly Depends: sun-java6-jdk (>= 6-06-0ubuntu1)
Zenaan Harkness wrote:
> Hi, I have a chroot which I install all my docs (and sources) into, so
> as to not clutter my primary desktop installation.
> I went to install sun-java6-source, about 20MB worth, and apt wanted to
> pull in over 100MB of additional cruft - the whole jdk and all its
> dependencies no less.
> I consider this to be a bug.
Otoh, since you can't actually _do_ anything with the source without a JDK,
the packagers consider it a requirement.
It's _just_ a great big jar file. If you don't want the Ubuntu package,
download the jar.
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