[CentOS] Java 1.5

Jim Perrin jperrin at gmail.com
Mon Mar 15 17:33:09 UTC 2010

On Mon, Mar 15, 2010 at 11:56 AM, Roland RoLaNd <r_o_l_a_n_d at hotmail.com> wrote:
> Hello,
> i'm trying to install jboss where it asks me for java 1.5
> i have both 1.4 and 1.6 installed
> with JAVA_HOME pointing to 1.6
> i downloaded jdk-1_5_0_17-linux-i586.bin  and executed it..
> though nothing changed..
> when i execute : alternatives --config java
> i can only see 1.4 and 1.6

The java bin from Sun that you ran doesn't set the alternatives
framework up. That only gets done via the jpackage rpms or manually
jamming the information in.

During times of universal deceit, telling the truth becomes a revolutionary act.
George Orwell

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