University of Minnesota
University of Minnesota
College of Biological Sciences
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Pure Java Instructions

Save and run the version for your language.

EnglishPopInstall.5.4.jar
SpanishPopInstall.5.4.jar

 

Tips

  1. To download, right-click and select Save from the popup menu.
  2. Verify that the filename you downloaded is PopInstall.5.4.jar.
    If your browser saved it with any other name, then rename it.

 

Instructions

 

Move to the directory where you stored PopInstall.5.4.jar and issue the appropriate command for your OS Windows, Unix, Mac, or Other OS.

 


Windows with JRE 1.1.x:

jre -cp .;PopInstall.5.4.jar;[pathname]\swingall.jar load

Notes: You must replace [pathname] with the full path on your system to swingall.jar 1.1/1.2. There is a . (period) followed by a : (colon) before PopInstall.5.4.jar.

 


Windows with JRE 1.2 or later:

java -jar PopInstall.5.4.jar

 


Unix with JRE 1.1.x:

jre -cp .:PopInstall.5.4.jar:[pathname]/swingall.jar load

Notes: You must replace [pathname] with the full path on your system to swingall.jar 1.1/1.2. There is a . (period) followed by a : (colon) before PopInstall.5.4.jar.

 


Unix with JRE 1.2 or later:

java -jar PopInstall.5.4.jar

 


Mac with JRE 1.3 or later:

  1. Make sure Apple's MRJ SDK is installed which includes the JBindery and other tools
  2. Launch the JBindery and add then enter load manually in the Command panel.
  3. In the Command panel, choose paths for console output and input.
  4. In the Classpath panel, enter PopInstall.5.4.jar in the search paths. If you're using JRE 1.1.x, then also include swingall.jar.
  5. In the Appearance panel, select any desired appearance features.
  6. In the Security panel, choose whether you want to use the code verifier.
  7. In any of the panels, select the Run button (or press the Return key) to execute the Java application.

 


Other OS with JRE 1.1.x:

jre -cp .:PopInstall.5.4.jar:[pathname]/swingall.jar load

Notes: You must replace [pathname] with the full path on your system to swingall.jar 1.1/1.2. There is a . (period) followed by the path separator for the OS before PopInstall.5.4.jar.

 


Other OS with JRE 1.2 or later:

If your system has been configured to automatically launch .jar files with Java, then you can simply double click on PopInstall.5.4.jar.

Otherwise, issue the command:

java -java PopInstall.5.4.jar

After you complete the installation, you'll be ready to start Populus.