Kevin Brosius on Thu, 19 Apr 2001 15:17:38 -0400

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Re: [PLUG] JDK 1.3 and RH7.1

William Shank wrote:
> I just installed RH7.1 yesterday and I cannot get java to run. I'm using the
> Sun JDK1.3_02, which is the latest. java -version doesn't execute, and I
> cannot get Forte to launch either. however, i see defunct java processes
> running in the process table. i think it may be related to the issue that
> prevents oracle8i from running as described in the release notes. which is
> that oracle is linked to the glibc 2.1 libs, where as RH7.1 runs the glibc
> 2.2. anyone experiencing similar problems? any fixes? i'm going to try the
> fix for oracle, but i'm not sure if there are other env. variables that need
> to be created as well. any help or advice is appreciated (unless you suggest
> i switch to debian, in which case i'll just stick my tongue out at you ;-p )
> chris

Switch to SuSE? (runs)...

Does RH7.1 come with a set of glibc2.1 compatibility libs?  It could be
painful, but if you have to run RH7.1 then it should be possible to run
anything you want against a different set of libc libraries (but it's
painful, I wouldn't wish it on anyone, even a RH user... (runs again))


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