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samshiver 09-08-2003 10:57 PM

java plugin install
I've been trying to install the java plugin for my Mozilla 1.2.1 browser. I've unpackaged the rpm.bin. When i type the rpm -iv jdk-1.3.1_09.i586.rpm command as root it drops down a line then does nothing. I've tried a couple times with different versions. Any suggestions would help. Let me know if you need more information


DrOzz 09-08-2003 11:00 PM

try as root ::
rm -rf /var/lib/rpm/__db*
rpm -vv --rebuilddb
rpm -ivh jdkx.x.x_.rpm
you can type the complete name :D

contrasutra 09-08-2003 11:00 PM

Try using rpm -ivh

Thats the whole JAVA environment though, not JUST the plugin.

For instructions on installing the plugin, please search the forum, I (and some others) answered this a week ago.

DrOzz 09-08-2003 11:03 PM

yah its right here when you get to that point..

samshiver 09-09-2003 02:34 PM

thanks so much...
gorgeous install

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