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Currently, with my install of Ubuntu 10.10, Java JARs by default open with file-roller. How can I set it so that when I double-click a JAR in Nautilus, it opens with Sun Java 6?

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Right click on any .jar files and select properties. Click on the 'Open With' tab (usually the 4th tab). select Sun 'Java 6 Runtime'(if you are using sun Java otherwise select appropriate Java from the list). And click close to save the settings.

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