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Re: [opensuse-factory] OpenJDK 1.8.0/SeaMonkey 2.48 incompatibility on Leap 42.3

On Sun, 03 Sep 2017, 08:08:04 +0200, Wolfgang Rosenauer wrote:

Am 31.08.2017 um 14:54 schrieb Tristan Miller:
It seems it is not possible to install the latest official release of
OpenJDK (1.8.0, from the update repository) together with the latest
official release of SeaMonkey (2.48, from the mozilla repository) on
Leap 42.3.

Zypper and YaST tell me that this is because seamonkey-2.48-1.3.x86_64
requires mozilla-nspr >= 4.15, whereas
java-1_8_0-openjdk-headless- requires
mozilla-nss = 3.28.5.

Is this really the correct message? I do not see a correlation between
mozilla-nspr and mozilla-nss like described above.

I think what you see is the outfall of

In the current situation you can only ignore the Java<->NSS dependency and
update NSS as required by Seamonkey (or any other package from mozilla).
Your probability that Java still works is 99% anyway.

in addition you could also add my home repo which I use to rebuild all
java-1_8_0-openjdk packages against Wolfgang's mozilla repo. This way I
can always use the latest mozilla packages.

I do this for openSUSE_Leap_42.2 and _42.3; add the repo as follows:

zypper ar home:mhnovell:Rebuilds:openSUSE_Leap_42.2 java4mozilla
zypper ar home:mhnovell:Rebuilds:openSUSE_Leap_42.3 java4mozilla


HTH, cheers.

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