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.exe on mac problem using jni

narasimharao konjeti
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hi, all, i have one .exe file, i want run on MAC 10.2.x. by using JNI. how can i read the .exe file. and how can i run on mac. please let us know immediately.
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Joel McNary
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This sounds more like a Mac question than a JNI question, so I am sending it to that forum.


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Elton Hughes
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I admit I am a greenhorn, but I have been using Macs for many years. Files that end in .exe do not work on Macs, unless you use them with a PC emulator like Virtual PC.
If there is a Java workaround I would really be interested in learning about it.
Elton
Bear Bibeault
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There isn't. A PC emulator is the only way to execute an .exe file on a Mac. (And when set up this way, will only tun withing the PC emulator environment).
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Simon Brown
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What is it you are trying to JNI to? Perhaps there is a Mac-compatible binary available, or an alternative that perhaps somebody may be able to suggest.
Just a though...
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