Re: Best way to install Java JAR files (java packaging)
I must clarify and deliver footnotes here (sorry):
Am Samstag 24 Mai 2008 schrieb RalfGesellensetter:
> nowadays there are dozens of free java applications that are valuable
> for education. Some of those are even quoted in standard school
^ I admit that I used "free" intentional unspecified here. The degree of
freedom ranges from GPL down to: Free for educational purpose...
> geonext 
> geogebra 
> to name two from the mathematical branch. Then we have JFractionLab
>  (better than kbruch),
1-3 are really free (GPL or similar)
> and for "Informatique" we use BlueJ ,
> JavaKara  and JPrologEditor  (those are non-GPL).
Rather free as "free beer", indeed:
(only partly localized AFAIK)
Tvbrowser.org and Freemind.sourceforge.net are further references.
The query for source-less deb-creation was thought for temporary/local
usage (uers/non-DDs) to use all the advantages of deb-Packages.
If there is a way to create deb packages for private usage from JAR
file, I'd volunteer to test and document it...