Paul Howarth wrote:
On Mon, 2006-05-08 at 05:09 -0700, Michael A. Peters wrote:On Mon, 2006-05-08 at 03:53 -0700, M E Fieu wrote:Hi.. I have installed java in the following folder /usr/java/jre1.5.0_06 in linux, may i know whether i should create JAVA_HOME variable like windows do ?? If I want to add the followingentriesJAVA_HOME=/usr/java/jre1.5.0_06where should I add ?? /etc/profile ? I added but it doesn't appear in ENV after I reloginI recommend using the jpackage nosrc.rpm to create Sun java rpms. http://www.jpackage.org/rpm.php?id=3366 http://www.jpackage.org/rebuilding.phpA detailed Fedora-specific HOWTO for this is available here: http://www.city-fan.org/tips/JpackageJava Paul.
As far as I know that doesn't set the JAVA_HOME environment variable. Some java programs depend on that to find things like $JAVA_HOME/lib/jre/ext or security settings to install or run correctly.Is it possible to somehow get JAVA_HOME set from Jpackage, so that it reflects
the currently chosen java version? Regards Uno Engborg
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