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Old 10-04-2004, 09:47 AM   #1
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compile and run java

do i need to install the j2sdk or the j2re so i can develope on the java virtual machine?
Old 10-04-2004, 10:11 AM   #2
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download the appropriate version of j2sdk (either linux or windows or other platform) from and follow the instructions given to install it.

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Yep, as their name implies:
j2re = java 2 runtime environment (allow to run java applications/applets)
j2sdk = java 2 software development kit (allow to develop and run java apps)
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make sure you don't end up with my problem:

with the java and javac binaries not correctly being changed after installing the sdk and jre


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