I want to detect java at the pre-install phase,if not existed install it deponding on the platform name from a file named java-$platform_name. I've tried this :
but when i run the installer it says : "unknow error while running". OS : Windows XP
asked 05 Mar '13, 07:44
The above XML does not look fully correct - the version for windows-x86 tries to run JRE from
Installing Java in silent mode requires specifying certain flags - for example:
Also, installing Java for entire system may cause problems - such as requiring the user to close all of their browsers and removing previous Java runtimes, which may be required for legacy software. We recommend shipping your own version of JRE. This is described in more details in Bundling a JRE section of InstallBuilder user guide.
answered 06 Mar '13, 08:29