- 7 Jan 2019
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So what's JNLP anyway?
Java Network Launch Protocol (JNLP) is a protocol which enables an application to be launched on a client desktop by using resources that are hosted on a remote web server.
The standard way of accessing Server iLO/IPMI or ScreenConnect client for Linux is via JNLP file downloaded from the server console. So, we'd need to find a tool which will allow us to launch these file on our Linux Desktop.
Install On Debian / Ubuntu
sudo apt -y install icedtea-netx
sudo yum -y install icedtea-web
sudo dnf -y install icedtea-web
sudo pacman -S icedtea-web
After installation, you can execute a JNLP file using the command line:
$ javaws file.jnlp
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