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Downloading problem.

rekha adapa

Joined: Mar 14, 2001
Posts: 27
Dear all,
iam trying to download tomcat webserver in my win98 system.
but i don't understand what r these binary version and source version?how to select appropriate one?
Frank Carver

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Select the binary version (class files) if you just want to run it, or the source versions (java files) if you want to look at how it works.

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rekha adapa

Joined: Mar 14, 2001
Posts: 27
And agian in the binary version there r so many options.Which one should i select?
Bosun Bello
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Joined: Nov 06, 2000
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There should be something like This is the one I downloaded.

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Madhav Lakkapragada
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Personally, I would try this: 12-Dec-2000 14:33 3.0M
This would be my choice of download for MS/win.
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rekha adapa

Joined: Mar 14, 2001
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Thank u everybody.
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There is one that has a comment next to it like: <---current version. Pick that one.
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