Another Adept problem

Tez binary_y2k2 at blueyonder.co.uk
Wed Mar 7 00:42:36 GMT 2007


Tez wrote:
> Kevin B. O'Brien wrote:
>   
>> I've managed to screw up something in Adept again. This time, it was an
>> attempt to install the Java Run-time Environment (apparently needed for
>> running the OpenOffice Database). It downloaded everything, and started
>> to install, then hung at around the 30% mark. Finally, after about 45
>> minutes I closed Adept. Now when I try to open it, it opens in read-only
>> mode and says that some other process is running. I tried rebooting, but
>> that did not clear it up. 
>>
>> Ya know, I really do learn things this way, but can someone te3ll me how
>> to get out of this? I'm guessing a file is locked somewhere, but I think
>> I should make sure I know *which* file before I try to do anything.<g>
>>
>> Thank you,
>>
>>   
>>     
> Ahh, Java and Adept, fun for all the family :P
>
> First I'll tell you why it hung.
> When you chose to install Java JRE, you have to accept the licence for 
> it. So it was waiting for you to do that, I know, it's not exactly 
> obvious. If you clicked the "" button you would have seen the licence 
> and you would have been asked to accept it. 
<CHOP>
I meant to say "If you clicked the "Show Details" button you would have 
seen the licence and you would have been asked to accept it."
So you know what I'm on about :)




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