Nicolas Mailhot wrote:
> Since they provide the same service yum may be deciding you don't need
> the Sun version. Should probably be discussed directly with the yum
> author, though
I don't think yum "decides" anything. I bet the rpm "obsoletes"
That's what I'd guess too, but the spec doesn't contain anything like
that. Try installing java-1.4.2-gcj-compat with rpm -vvv and see what
causes jre to be uninstalled.