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Old 04-22-2004, 07:25 AM   #1
Dr K
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i can't install the jave runtime environment

i am running SuSe at the moment, i've downloaded the linux jre off but i can't figure out how to install it, Yast opens but does nothing, and when i tried downloading the self extractor that wouldn't work either!

Any help wouuld be greatly appreciated. thanks

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Old 04-22-2004, 08:04 AM   #2
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There's an installation instruction here:

at Sun's page. It can be very tricky to install it sometimes .

Good luck!
Old 04-22-2004, 09:42 AM   #3
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Java Setup

what version SuSE is it. first make sure that java isnt already installed. by typing "java -fullversion" without the quotes..


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