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Re: [opensuse] ADding a Patch for a WINE app in 12.2
On 10/05/2012 11:16 AM, George Olson wrote:
On 10/05/2012 08:36 AM, George Olson wrote:
I have installed the nixnote rpm and it was running fine, but one time
when I went to update a note, something went wrong and now it won't
synchronize. The developer posted a patch and told me that will fix the

However, it is in .jar format. What do I do with a .jar format file that
contains a patch for another program? Do I just run in a konsole java
-jar nixnote.jar?

Also, will this affect how java runs in other programs on my computer?

I ran java -jar nixnote.jar in a konsole and I got this message:
no main manifest attribute, in nixnote.jar

I checked the .jar archive, and there is a META-INF folder in it with a
MANIFEST.MF file in that. That file has one line in it:

Manifest-Version: 1.0

Any idea how to fix the .jar archive?

I did find out how to fix the .jar archive. It was a replacement for the nixnote.jar that was in /usr/share/nixnote. Once I replaced it the synchronization began working again.

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