I would strongly suggest getting the latest from Sun and installing it. Go
to http://java.sun.com/ and download the Java Runtime Edition version 1.4.0.
They have a good version for Win2K that I've been using without this sort of
I might be a little more cautious on that one Jeff.
IMHO 1.4 is still early as far as usage goes.
1.3 doesn't have much wrong with it for apps making use of it.
I fell foul of jumping too soon, and presently have 1.3 (latest)
installed, with 1.4 in the wings when the app developers have
The winner was actually second is a phrase that captures this logic.