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Re: [SLE] Changing Java Version
  • From: Anders Johansson <andjoh@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 29 Apr 2002 23:40:32 +0200
  • Message-id: <200204292340.32733.andjoh@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Monday 29 April 2002 23:31, Bill Parker wrote:
> Hi all,
>
> I am new to SuSE 8.0 (i'm a caldera user for the most part), but we do
> production work in Java here, and I would like to know how to get SuSE 8.0
> to point to SunJava2-1.3.1 when I type 'java' (instead of the default
> 1.1.8). Is there a easy way to do this, I know I can change the links by
> hand, but would prefer a easier method as a workaround.
>
> -Bill

There is just one link.

rm /usr/lib/java
ln -s /usr/lib/jdk1.3.1 /usr/lib/java

No more is needed.

And a novelty in 8.0 is that SuSEconfig won't mess it up for you :)

regards
Anders

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