Using Spark in Fedora 8

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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.