Appendix I. Installing the CD-ROM

Contents of the CD-ROM

The CD-ROM has the following directory structure:

  • COREJAVA

  • WINDOWS

  • SOLARIS

Other operating systems may be added.

The COREJAVA directory contains the sample files for both volumes of Core Java. The WINDOWS directory contains the Java development kit (JDK) for Windows 95/NT and a number of useful shareware programs. The remaining directories contain the JDK for those operating systems.

Installation Directions

Install the JDK

You can skip this step if you already have a Java 1.1 development environment installed.

  1. Locate the subdirectory on the CD-ROM that matches your operating system.

  2. You will find an installation file for the JDK in a format that is appropriate for your operating system, perhaps accompanied ...

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