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From Stephane Bailliez <sbaill...@imediation.com>
Subject RE: Multiple JDK's on Windows [ marginally off-topic ]
Date Tue, 21 Aug 2001 07:32:02 GMT
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Nico Seessle [mailto:nico@apache.org]

> The only "thing" that seems to use these entries in the 
> registry is the
> java[w].exe that get's installed in C:\WinNT\System32 by the 
> setup. And it
> really makes sense for these programs, since they won't know 
> the path where
> the runtime-libs are locates otherwise. -> It's a acceptable 
> solution for
> end-users, since they don't need to care about Path-Settings.
> 
> > Anybody out there actually done this under Windows ?  If so,
> > want to drop me a line.
> 
> Normally I don't set the Path, but I call the java.exe I wish 
> to use using
> the absoulute path (i.e. C:\jdk131\bin\java ...).

I'm more aggressive.
I have my path set up as '%JAVA_HOME%\bin' and I always delete java*.exe in
%windir%\System32. It avoids problem :-)

-- 
 St├ęphane Bailliez 
 Software Engineer, Paris - France 
 iMediation - http://www.imediation.com 
 Disclaimer: All the opinions expressed above are mine and not those from my
company. 



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