remove pdftk (relying on gcj) and dependencies

Bug #1757314 reported by Matthias Klose on 2018-03-21
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auto-multiple-choice (Ubuntu)
Undecided
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pdfchain (Ubuntu)
Undecided
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pdftk (Ubuntu)
Undecided
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refcard (Ubuntu)
Undecided
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sdaps (Ubuntu)
Undecided
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Bug Description

remove pdftk (relying on gcj) and dependencies

Matthias Klose (doko) on 2018-03-21
summary: - remove pdftk (relying ongcj) and dependencies
+ remove pdftk (relying on gcj) and dependencies
Matthias Klose (doko) wrote :

Removing packages from bionic:
 pdftk 2.02-4build1 in bionic
  pdftk 2.02-4build1 in bionic amd64
  pdftk 2.02-4build1 in bionic arm64
  pdftk 2.02-4build1 in bionic armhf
  pdftk 2.02-4build1 in bionic i386
  pdftk 2.02-4build1 in bionic ppc64el
  pdftk 2.02-4build1 in bionic s390x
  pdftk-dbg 2.02-4build1 in bionic amd64
  pdftk-dbg 2.02-4build1 in bionic arm64
  pdftk-dbg 2.02-4build1 in bionic armhf
  pdftk-dbg 2.02-4build1 in bionic i386
  pdftk-dbg 2.02-4build1 in bionic ppc64el
  pdftk-dbg 2.02-4build1 in bionic s390x
 pdfchain 1:0.4.4.2-1 in bionic
  pdfchain 1:0.4.4.2-1 in bionic amd64
  pdfchain 1:0.4.4.2-1 in bionic arm64
  pdfchain 1:0.4.4.2-1 in bionic armhf
  pdfchain 1:0.4.4.2-1 in bionic i386
  pdfchain 1:0.4.4.2-1 in bionic ppc64el
  pdfchain 1:0.4.4.2-1 in bionic s390x
Comment: LP: #1757314, remove pdftk (relying on gcj) and dependencies
2 packages successfully removed.

Changed in pdftk (Ubuntu):
status: New → Fix Released
Changed in pdfchain (Ubuntu):
status: New → Fix Released
Matthias Klose (doko) wrote :

Removing packages from bionic:
 auto-multiple-choice 1.3.0-4build1 in bionic
  auto-multiple-choice 1.3.0-4build1 in bionic amd64
  auto-multiple-choice 1.3.0-4build1 in bionic arm64
  auto-multiple-choice 1.3.0-4build1 in bionic armhf
  auto-multiple-choice 1.3.0-4build1 in bionic i386
  auto-multiple-choice 1.3.0-4build1 in bionic ppc64el
  auto-multiple-choice 1.3.0-4build1 in bionic s390x
  auto-multiple-choice-common 1.3.0-4build1 in bionic amd64
  auto-multiple-choice-common 1.3.0-4build1 in bionic arm64
  auto-multiple-choice-common 1.3.0-4build1 in bionic armhf
  auto-multiple-choice-common 1.3.0-4build1 in bionic i386
  auto-multiple-choice-common 1.3.0-4build1 in bionic ppc64el
  auto-multiple-choice-common 1.3.0-4build1 in bionic s390x
  auto-multiple-choice-doc 1.3.0-4build1 in bionic amd64
  auto-multiple-choice-doc 1.3.0-4build1 in bionic arm64
  auto-multiple-choice-doc 1.3.0-4build1 in bionic armhf
  auto-multiple-choice-doc 1.3.0-4build1 in bionic i386
  auto-multiple-choice-doc 1.3.0-4build1 in bionic ppc64el
  auto-multiple-choice-doc 1.3.0-4build1 in bionic s390x
  auto-multiple-choice-doc-pdf 1.3.0-4build1 in bionic amd64
  auto-multiple-choice-doc-pdf 1.3.0-4build1 in bionic arm64
  auto-multiple-choice-doc-pdf 1.3.0-4build1 in bionic armhf
  auto-multiple-choice-doc-pdf 1.3.0-4build1 in bionic i386
  auto-multiple-choice-doc-pdf 1.3.0-4build1 in bionic ppc64el
  auto-multiple-choice-doc-pdf 1.3.0-4build1 in bionic s390x
Comment: LP: #1757314, remove pdftk (relying on gcj) and dependencies
1 package successfully removed.

Changed in auto-multiple-choice (Ubuntu):
status: New → Fix Released
Matthias Klose (doko) wrote :

Removing packages from bionic:
 refcard 10.0 in bionic
  debian-refcard 10.0 in bionic amd64
  debian-refcard 10.0 in bionic arm64
  debian-refcard 10.0 in bionic armhf
  debian-refcard 10.0 in bionic i386
  debian-refcard 10.0 in bionic ppc64el
  debian-refcard 10.0 in bionic s390x
Comment: LP: #1757314, remove pdftk (relying on gcj) and dependencies
1 package successfully removed.

Changed in refcard (Ubuntu):
status: New → Fix Released
Matthias Klose (doko) wrote :

Removing packages from bionic:
 sdaps 1.2.1-1 in bionic
  sdaps 1.2.1-1 in bionic amd64
  sdaps 1.2.1-1 in bionic arm64
  sdaps 1.2.1-1 in bionic armhf
  sdaps 1.2.1-1 in bionic i386
  sdaps 1.2.1-1 in bionic ppc64el
Comment: LP: #1757314, remove pdftk (relying on gcj) and dependencies
1 package successfully removed.

Changed in sdaps (Ubuntu):
status: New → Fix Released
description: updated
rloth (romain-loth) wrote :

I don't understand why you removed it. It's a very useful tool.

Matthias Klose (doko) wrote :

> I don't understand why you removed it

because we can't build it anymore. There seems to be an effort to port it to pure Java instead. You might want to join that effort: https://bugs.debian.org/892539

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