svn commit: r49218 - head/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/porters-handbook/special

Warren Block wblock at
Fri Aug 5 18:51:25 UTC 2016

Author: wblock
Date: Fri Aug  5 18:51:24 2016
New Revision: 49218

  Fix Java versions in Porter's Handbook.  Bug submitted by Bruce Cran
  <bruce.cran at>, patch submitted by Tim Moore
  <timmoore88 at>.
  PR:		201558
  Submitted by:	Tim Moore <timmoore88 at>
  Reviewed by:	mat
  Differential Revision:


Modified: head/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/porters-handbook/special/chapter.xml
--- head/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/porters-handbook/special/chapter.xml	Fri Aug  5 12:56:43 2016	(r49217)
+++ head/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/porters-handbook/special/chapter.xml	Fri Aug  5 18:51:24 2016	(r49218)
@@ -2866,9 +2866,12 @@ USE_QT4=	moc_build qmake_build rcc_build
       <para>There are several <acronym>JDK</acronym>s in the ports
 	collection, from various vendors, and in several versions.  If
-	the port must use one of these versions, define which one.
-	The most current version, and &os; default is
-	<package role="port">java/openjdk6</package>.</para>
+	the port must use a particular version, specify it using the
+	<varname>JAVA_VERSION</varname> variable.
+	The most current version is
+	<package role="port">java/openjdk8</package>, with
+	<package role="port">java/openjdk6</package> and
+	<package role="port">java/openjdk7</package> also available.</para>
       <table frame="none" xml:id="using-java-variables">
 	<title>Variables Which May be Set by Ports That Use

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