JDK-4415380 : JAWS not compatible with Silent Installation using Merlin JRE B50
  • Type: Bug
  • Component: deploy
  • Sub-Component: webstart
  • Affected Version: 1.4.0
  • Priority: P1
  • Status: Closed
  • Resolution: Fixed
  • OS: windows_2000
  • CPU: x86
  • Submitted: 2001-02-14
  • Updated: 2001-03-15
  • Resolved: 2001-03-15
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1.0.1 1.0.1Fixed
Platform : Win 32

Steps to Reproduce :
1.) Run the JRE<version>.exe again in silent mode with the -s option to use the setup.iss file just created. 
For example, to run the silent installation for the Merlin build jre1.4, type in the following command at the DOS
    prompt: D:\jre1.4.exe -s -a -s -f1C:\setup.iss -f2C:\setup.log 
Use the -f1 and -f2 option to specify the path for the setup.iss file and the setup.log file. 
   -f1: specify path for the setup.iss file 
   -f2: specify path for the setup.log file 


PASS Criteria : JAWS should get installed without user interaction
FAIL Criteria : JAWS Installation screen comes up and waits for the user interaction

CONVERTED DATA BugTraq+ Release Management Values COMMIT TO FIX: 1.0.1 FIXED IN: 1.0.1 INTEGRATED IN: 1.0.1 VERIFIED IN: 1.0.1

EVALUATION Planning to fix this for our next merge with Merlin around Mar 16. -stephen.bohne@East 2001-02-23 This is fixed but not yet integrated with Merlin. Will create another bug in the Merlin category to track this. -stephen.bohne@East 2001-03-12