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Old 03-04-2004, 01:43 AM   #1
linuxboy_inside
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java plugins installation


im having a problem installing the install.sh web start...

im trying to install the java plugins in mozilla-1.6.1

i extracted the javaws-1_2_0_01-linux-i586-i.zip in "/usr/local"


./install.sh

>>>agreement

>>>yes or no? "yes"

>>>Please enter the path of your installation (eg /usr/local/java/jdk1.2):

what path should i use in this.....i tried to to type /usr/local/java/jdk1.2 but have an error

>>>Path is not valid.


thanks in advance
 
Old 03-04-2004, 08:20 AM   #2
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Well, it sounds like you haven't created those directories. When you run install.sh are you running it as root? That usually allows the program to create the directories it needs.
 
Old 03-04-2004, 08:22 AM   #3
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Don't install java web services, install the jre or sdk, and then create a soft link from $mozilla_home/plugins to $java_home/jre/plugin/i386/ns4/libjavaplugin.so

Web services are for processing xml, soap, etc (yawn)

You shouldn't have a problem with the installation though unless you don't have rights to the directory that you are specifying
 
  


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