Win a copy of Think Java: How to Think Like a Computer Scientist this week in the Java in General forum!
  • Post Reply
  • Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic

Unable to launch the application

 
Michael Bruesch
Ranch Hand
Posts: 158
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Hi all,
This is my first attempt at using Web Start and I'm having a problem I can't figure out. It says I'm missing the application-desc field but everything seems to be there. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated.


Here's the .jnlp file:


And here's the stack trace:
 
Michael Bruesch
Ranch Hand
Posts: 158
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Ack! I had the slash in the wrong place in <shortcut/>. I changed it to </shortcut> but now I'm getting different errors. Let me try to fix those, if not I'll be back!!

 
  • Post Reply
  • Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic