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jwells2054
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Getting started

Part 3

 

Well, after failing miserably to update my Eclipse software with the version 5.0 JRE so I could develope for the blackberry phone I actually have access to (since I cannot get any of the blackberry simulators to actually work!) because my net would go down, and then eclipse would time out on the upgrade. Besides, I want the upgrade FILES in case I get a new computer, or just decide to do my development on one of the other machines I have here (since it is norking very well where I am doing it.

  I had tried just grabbing the files (after eclipse software upgrade told me where they were, and what they were called), but nothing worked.

  The 3rd time I tried to do the software upgrade, after 3 hours, the net went down again (oops) and eclipse timed out, and gave up., I in desperation, retried just getting firfox to download the jar files anyway.

 

http://downloads.blackberry.com/upr/developers/Win/net.rim.ejde.componentpack4.5.0_4.5.0.30.jar

 

suddenly decided it was working! Oh, joy.

I have now spent over 10 hours getting the jar files I need from these links

 

http://downloads.blackberry.com/upr/developers/Win/net.rim.ejde.componentpack4.5.0_4.5.0.30.jar

for OS 4, 176 MB

 

http://downloads.blackberry.com/upr/developers/Win/net.rim.ejde.componentpack5.0.0_5.0.0.36.jar
for OS 5 245MB

 

http://downloads.blackberry.com/upr/developers/Win/net.rim.ejde.componentpack6.0.0_6.0.0.43.jar
for OS 6 255MB

 

and

http://downloads.blackberry.com/upr/developers/Win/net.rim.ejde.componentpack7.1.0_7.1.0.7.jar
for OS 7 295MB

 

From that other gentlemans message, I had already gotten

 

http://downloads.blackberry.com/upr/developers/javadev/net.rim.eide.componentpack5.0.0_5.0.0.14.jar
for OS 5? 221MB

 

Now I find out that I cannot use any of these files.

 

They say they are executable jar files, but when I run them, I get an error message:

 

got a window
Java Virtual Machine Launcher
X Failed to load Main-Class manifest attribute from
  C:\temp\net.rim.ajde.componentpack4.5.0_4.5.0.30.jar

 

I cannot get eclipse to use them as a software update.

and I cannot import from them

Now what?

 

Ok, that was a waste of a day, appearently.

 

Anyone know why the blackberry jar files won't work on my pc?