How to make a java app install-able...?

Mihamina Rakotomandimby mihamina at
Mon Feb 15 06:28:36 UTC 2010

> arshad <arshad3m at> :
> thank you very much for your reply.
> but forgive me i don't think whether you have understood my question.

He absolutely understood your question.

> i mean, i have the source and class file in one folder.
> and i want to make the following out of it:
> 1) a .deb for linux

You dont understand: .deb is only for dpkg package utility. (Ubuntu and
Debian run it).

To reach at least 70% of the runnong ditributions, you shoudl also
consider packagin .rpm (among that)

Be carefull of dependencies.

To ease the work, use autotools:
I found a random exmaple here, but it might not fit your needs:

> 2) a .exe for win


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