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RFC: Removal of kotlin package
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I was the one who originally requested the inclusion of the kotlin package. Kotlin requires multiple JDKs to compile, and with the current policy for packages in Solus, this requirement cannot be fulfilled. Because Kotlin is currently part of the blockers preventing the JDK in the Solus repository from being updated, I'd like Kotlin to be removed from the Solus repository, so that the JDK may be more easily updated, and other software depending on it can also be updated (like Gradle, for example).

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serebit created this task.Oct 27 2019, 2:59 AM
DataDrake renamed this task from Removal of kotlin package to RFC: Removal of kotlin package.Oct 27 2019, 4:00 PM
DataDrake edited projects, added Planned Deprecation; removed Software.
DataDrake added a subscriber: DataDrake.

I'm OK with this if there aren't any other objections.

DataDrake triaged this task as Needs More Info priority.Nov 18 2019, 7:49 AM
DataDrake raised the priority of this task from Needs More Info to High.Dec 23 2019, 12:56 AM

No one has raised any objections so I'm going to go ahead and say we can deprecate this soon.