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Program to install and uninstall an application in a remote machine

udhaya kanagaraj
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Joined: Mar 31, 2005
Posts: 62
Dear All,

Did anybody have an idea regarding how to install and uninstall an application/exe from a java program?

Installation may be done in a local or remote machine?


Thanks in Advance
mohsen fakhari
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Joined: May 04, 2003
Posts: 25
Hi
as far as I know installation in windows consists putting application file in some paths,
putting some shortcuts on the desktop,etc and
writing some entries in the registry.
I think you'll have problems only in the 3rd part , maybe you should use a native method
udhaya kanagaraj
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Joined: Mar 31, 2005
Posts: 62
Hi,

Thanks for your reply.

I want to know any package is available in java used for installation process ....


I have to do installation process in linux machine. so through SSH command we can done. But i dont know the cleaqr idea.

Can anyone help me on this.

Thanks.
Kelahcim Kela
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Joined: Aug 17, 2007
Posts: 29
Originally posted by udhaya kanagaraj:

I have to do installation process in linux machine. so through SSH command we can done. But i dont know the cleaqr idea.


If you are working within well known linux environment (let's say within particular distribution) it would be the best to use it's packaging system.

If you are working with RPM related system you can use ant for building RPMs (you are still dependent on a software thou).

This way you will keep your system tidy - by using packages.

Hope this helps
 
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