Re: Java virtual machine for Fedora?
From: Lenard (lenard_at_127.0.0.1)
Date: Tue, 05 Oct 2004 12:45:18 GMT
On Tue, 05 Oct 2004 06:56:39 +0000, Mark Healey wrote:
> On Mon, 4 Oct 2004 16:16:56 UTC, Lenard <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> On Mon, 04 Oct 2004 15:57:15 +0000, Mark Healey wrote:
>> > That's what I'm wondering about. My best guess is:
>> > j2re-1_4_2_05-linux-i586-rpm.bin
>> > Do I have the right package?
>> Yes, you have the correct package, good guess!
>> As root (or equivalent) from the console or xterm session where the
>> downloaded package is stored at do;
>> $ chmod +x j2re-1_4_2_05-linux-i586-rpm.bin
>> $ j2re-1_4_2_05-linux-i586-rpm.bin
> Thanks. I managed to install it. The instructions are wrong though.
> They don't tell you to rpm -ivh the resulting file from running
Yes the instructions at the sun site do... from;
3. Become root by running the su command and entering the super-user
4. Run the rpm command to install the packages that comprise the Java 2
rpm -iv j2re-1_4_2_<version>-linux-i586.rpm
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