Linux Problems

  [DELETED] 20:25 19 Oct 2003

When i try to install lime wire on linux from the limewirelinux.bin file i get the following message. what do i do? Am i never user to linux, only got basic knowledge.

Extracting the installation resources from the installer archive...
Configuring the installer for this system's environment...
No Java virtual machine could be found from your PATH
environment variable. You must install a VM prior to
running this program.


  powerless 20:30 19 Oct 2003

Which Linux are you using?

  [DELETED] 20:37 19 Oct 2003

just downloaded it off the net

  [DELETED] 00:26 20 Oct 2003

I don't know if that error message could be any clearer! You don't have a Java VM installed. Limewire is a Java app - and wants Java installed before it can work. If you are using Redhat system grab a Java RPM from

The real question is 'why use limewire'? It's not much good. gtk-gnutella or mldonkey, now you're talking!

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