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  1. #11
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    Arrow to install jdk-1_5_0_08-linux-i586-rpm.bin

    To install files *.bin in linux you can use command:
    chmod a+x *.bin
    when it ask "yes/no"
    type y or yes
    wait a little time

  2. #12
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    try following the java instructiosn for fedora core 5 here:

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    JDK 5.0 Update 9

    If you still want the version 9, follow the steps below:

    1. Go to and click the "Download" button for JDK 5.0 Update 9.
    2. Download the Linux RPM in self-extracting file.
    3. Become root: su -
    4. Run sh jdk-1_5_0_09-linux-i586-rpm.bin (the file you downloaded)
    5. Run yum --enablerepo=jpackage-generic-nonfree install java-1.5.0-sun-compat (requires the following Yum config:
    6. Now link the plugin to your browser with ln -s /usr/lib/jvm/jre/plugin/i386/ns7/ /usr/lib/mozilla/plugins/


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  5. #14

    I'm getting this same problem!!!

    I have followed the suggesstions mentioned above but I still have the same problem:

    # yum --enablerepo=jpackage-generic-nonfree install java-1.5.0-sun-compat
    Loading "installonlyn" plugin
    Setting up Install Process
    Setting up repositories
    atrpms [1/7]
    core [2/7]
    jpackage-generic-nonfree [3/7]
    jpackage-generic-nonfree 100% |=========================| 951 B 00:00
    updates [4/7]
    freshrpms [5/7]
    jpackage-generic [6/7]
    extras [7/7]
    Reading repository metadata in from local files
    Parsing package install arguments
    Resolving Dependencies
    --> Populating transaction set with selected packages. Please wait.
    ---> Package java-1.5.0-sun-compat.noarch 0: set to be updated
    --> Running transaction check
    --> Processing Dependency: jdk = 2000:1.5.0_09-fcs for package: java-1.5.0-sun-compat
    --> Finished Dependency Resolution
    Error: Missing Dependency: jdk = 2000:1.5.0_09-fcs is needed by package java-1.5.0-sun-compat

    Prior to this I installed jdk-1_5_0_09-nb-5_0-linux-ml.bin


  6. #15
    I have the same problem. I assume its because the java-1.5.0-sun-compat thingy is configured only to work with java ? Thats really weird ? How can you update it to work with 10 ?

    Thanks... Jay

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