The jre command invokes the Java Virtual Machine (JVM) to execute Java bytecode. The same JVM is invoked by the java command, which includes additional development options.
To run Java applets without having to run Netscape or other
Internet browsers, enter:
See the jre(1), java(1), and appletviewer(1) manual pages for more information about Java runtime commands.
JDK Release 1.1.7 provides the following improvements over JDK 1.1.3u:
For more information, see the JDK Release Notes (jdknotes.htm) in the /info/java_dk directory of your distribution media and the Java Technologies home page.