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Re: How to install jdk1.5?

At 1148505571 past the epoch, Liam O'Toole wrote:
> I recommend doing it the 'Debian way':
> http://packages.debian.org/stable/misc/java-package
> This package will create a .deb file for you from the
> official Sun installer. Installing the .deb will give you
> the necessary executable files, libraries, alternatives,
> etc.

And most importantly, satisfy the jre dependency for other
java packages in Debian, which using the .bin file yourself
into /usr/local will not.

Jon Dowland

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