On Thu, 12 Aug 2004 06:23:42 GMT, a posting issued forth from XXXX@XXXXX.COM ...
Try "file jre-1_5_0-beta2-linux-i586.rpm.bin". It should be a shell
script (as indicated by the .bin extension). Try
"file" is your friend...
It's just not an rpm.
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