sun-java5-bin: jdk/jre 1.5.0_08-b03 in Edgy is broken

Scott geekboy at
Fri Nov 3 03:24:29 UTC 2006

Derek Broughton spake thusly on 11/02/2006 10:24 AM:
> Scott wrote:
>> Derek Broughton spake thusly on 11/02/2006 06:42 AM:
>>> Scott wrote:
>>>> *Every* single package description I've read includes a line that reads.
>>>> "Bugs: mailto:ubuntu-users at".  I've been meaning to
>>>> question that for some time now.  I first noticed it in Dapper (and
>>>> possibly Breezy).
>>> That's how reportbug knows to send bug reports here...
>> That was my guess. Hence my mention of it.
>> Houston. We have a problem.
> But as I pointed out, the Ubuntu developers have known this more than two
> years.  Until it's fixed, this is the appropriate place for those bug
> reports.

Like I said...

Houston. We have a problem.

What I don't get is... who is being told to use the reportbugs program?
As I stated before I didn't even realize it was in the Ubuntu repository
until someone mentioned it.  It's not installed by default.

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