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Old 02-01-2013, 10:38 AM   #1
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install a software from a .jar file


how can i install a software from a .jar file in fedora?
 
Old 02-01-2013, 10:44 AM   #2
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What is the file? Usually you just open it with java and it runs. Do you have a jre installed?
 
Old 02-01-2013, 12:07 PM   #3
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"<file>.jar" : There is no install.

Just run the application with $ java -jar <file>.jar
 
  


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