How to install JRE in FreeBSD

Garrett Cooper youshi10 at
Fri Feb 16 15:27:32 UTC 2007

Vince wrote:
> santhy chandran wrote:
>> hi,
>> Im new to FreeBSD environment and need to work with C++ using IDE Eclipse .
>> I came to know that inorder to install Eclipse,we should have JRE n our
>> machine.I have downloaded JRE for FreeBSD but not able to get it
>> installed since installation procedures are not given in that..
> When you say you have downloaded the JRE for freebsd, I assume you mean
> appropriate version from
> If you have downloaded the package from there then just run
> pkg_add $nameofdownloadedfile
> For 6.x i386 that would be
> pkg_add diablo-jdk-freebsd6.i386.
> hope that helps,
> regards,
> Vince
>> Can u please help me by sending the reply as fast as possible..
>> santhy

If sans solved the eclipse thing, then he solved this.

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