Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 462169
Downloading .jar file suggests wrong action
Last modified: 2009-07-14 12:52:23 EDT
When you download a .jar file in Firefox on Fedora 9, it suggests opening it with Archive Manager. This is not the most helpful action, since normally a .jar is intended to be kept as a single file and executed with 'java foo.jar', if it is an application. It would be better to prompt to save the .jar file, and perhaps offer to run it, after suitable security warnings.
I meant run it with 'java -jar foo.jar'.
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