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Old 04-09-2007, 08:48 PM   #1
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Unable to install java on Fedora Core 6, jre-6-linux-i586-rpm.bin


jre-6-linux-i586-rpm.bin is the file i got off of the java website, among others i have tried to install, if i could get some help. one said i had the wrong encoding, and this one says that there is no package to be installed
 
Old 04-09-2007, 10:33 PM   #2
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Sounds like you forgot to do some reading. As root or equivalent type;

chmod u+x <the name of the bin file here>
./<the name of the bin file here>

And see: http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...d.php?t=525948

Last edited by Lenard; 04-09-2007 at 10:35 PM.
 
  


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