Apache Tomcat / Tomcat based apps

Christopher Molnar cmolnar@ourworldservices.com
Sun May 21 15:26:00 GMT 2006

OK, understand. Now I need to ask the question.. Do you have any ideas 
how I can make this work? Maybe a package that the user selects if java 
is on the machine? Again, I am trying to deal with the problem and not 
having much luck.


Brian Dessent wrote:
> Christopher Molnar wrote:
>> "/cygdrive/c/Program\ Files/Java/jdk1.5.0_06" , so keying on the
>> presence of that directory is a good bet Java is installed with the
>> correct version.
> No, that's not a good bet at all.  That directory is only spelled
> "Program Files" in the English localization.  In other versions of
> windows it defaults to "\Archivos de programa", "\Programme", and so
> on.  It could be on any drive letter.  Or the user might have chosen
> something else entirely like "z:\foobar".  And not everyone has their
> cygdrive prefix set to "/cygdrive" either.  You can't make any such kind
> of assumption about paths whatsoever.

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