Commit ad1de5e0 authored by Cédric Pineau's avatar Cédric Pineau

Update to man page : example, explicit [FILE] parameter meaning,...

Update to man page : example, explicit [FILE] parameter meaning, update-java-alernatives in see also section
parent 3b02a020
......@@ -2,7 +2,7 @@
.\" First parameter, NAME, should be all caps
.\" Second parameter, SECTION, should be 1-8, maybe w/ subsection
.\" other parameters are allowed: see man(7), man(1)
.TH MAKE-JPKG 1 "November 04, 2005"
.TH MAKE-JPKG 1 "January 22, 2012"
.\" Please adjust this date whenever revising the manpage.
.\"
.\" Some roff macros, for reference:
......@@ -25,10 +25,11 @@ make-jpkg \- build Debian packages from Java binary distributions
.\" \fI<whatever>\fP escape sequences to invode bold face and italics,
.\" respectively.
.PP
\fBmake-jpkg\fP creates a Debian package from a Java
distribution. This program works currently with the following Java REs, SDKs and APIs:
Oracle(TM) 1.6 Standard Edition (starting with update 10)
Oracle(TM) 1.7 Standard Edition
\fBmake-jpkg\fP creates a Debian package from the given Java
distribution FILE.
This program works currently with the following Java REs, SDKs and APIs archive files:
Oracle(TM) 6 Standard Edition (starting with update 10)
Oracle(TM) 7 Standard Edition
.PP
The following options are recognized:
.TP
......@@ -64,6 +65,19 @@ directory. The temporary directory defaults to
.I /tmp
but you can specify an alternate directory by setting the environment
variable \fITMPDIR\fR.
.SH EXAMPLE
To install Oracle(TM) 7 Standard Edition JDK, download a release - 64 bits version of update 2 from http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/jdk-7u2-download-1377129.html in this example - and invoke make-jpkg:
.IP
make-jpkg <path_to_download_directory>/jdk-7u2-linux-x64.tar.gz
.PP
This generate a Debian package in the current directory, that can be installed using dpkg:
.IP
dpkg -i oracle-j2sdk1.7_1.7.0+update2_amd64.deb
.PP
When you're done, you can remove initial download as well as generated package:
.IP
rm <path_to_download_directory>/jdk-7u2-linux-x64.tar.gz oracle-j2sdk1.7_1.7.0+update2_amd64.deb
.PP
.SH ENVIRONMENT
.TP
.SM TMPDIR
......@@ -76,6 +90,8 @@ then the default of "Debian Java Maintainers" is used.
.SM J2SE_PACKAGE_EMAIL
email address used in the maintainer field of the package; if none is supplied
the default of "pkg-java-maintainers@lists.alioth.debian.org" is used.
.SH SEE ALSO
.BR update-java-alternatives(1)
.SH AUTHOR
This manual page was written by Hubert Schmid <j2se-package@z42.de>.
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