Using Spark in Fedora 8

Document created by slamp on Nov 13, 2007
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I found out the hardway that the jre included in the spark download will not work with fedora 8.



Since fedora 8 comes with their own jre now, just make sure you have them installed.



This is what I have.




  1. rpm -qa|grep icedtea








Once you have downloaded and extracted the spark tar.gz file, go into the Spark directory and add the following line at the top after #!/bin/sh:






You should now be able to launch spark.