FC4 / java / bin files

Kam Leo kam.leo at gmail.com
Tue Jul 19 17:25:00 UTC 2005

On 7/19/05, Ted Gervais <ve1drg at av.eastlink.ca> wrote:
> I am trying to get java working in fc4 and in particular version 1.5.
> I downloaded this file:
> jre-1_5_0_04-linux-i586-rpm.bin
> And thought I could 'run' that file to produce an RPM file. From there,
> I should have been able to install it.
> No luck.
> Where have I gone wrong?

You need to make the file executable:

> chmod +x jre-1_5_0_04-linux-i586-rpm.bin

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