Greetings. On a freshly installed Debian 11 system I did this today:
apt-get install jitsi-meet
and to my surprise,
openjdk-17-jre-headless got installed.
This package is available in Debian 11, but it’s not the default/recommended jre version in Debian 11 (that would be
openjdk-11-jre-headless as a dependency of
The reason for this is that
jitsi-meet depends on
java8-runtime-headless | java8-runtime | java11-runtime-headless | java11-runtime which are purely virtual packages provided by
Simple question: Is jicofo and videobridge actually known to work with openjdk-17, or should this considered a packaging glitch? (i.e. not really intended openjdk-17 to be installed).