|javaws||Java Web Start launcher
javaws [ options ] url
javaws is the command-line interface to the Java
Web Start network application launcher. When started without a
url, javaws displays
a graphical cache viewer which allows cached applications to be
launched and Java Web Start to be configured.
If the URL of a JNLP (Java Network Launching Protocol) is specified
on the command line, javaws launches the
Allows the creation of file associations during a -silent
- -codebase url
Overrides the codebase in the JNLP file with the specified
Imports the specified application to the user cache but does not run
Runs in offline mode.
Starts in online mode. This is the default behavior.
Allows desktop shortcuts to be created during a -silent
When used with -import, this option prevents a GUI
window from appearing.
Uses the system cache.
Removes the application identified by url
from the user's cache and exits.
Updates the javaws configuration file (such as
after upgrading to a newer version of Java).
- -userConfig name [value]
Sets the deployment property name or, if
value is specified, sets it to the
Launches the cache viewer application. This is the default behavior
if javaws is invoked with no arguments.
Does not exit until the launched application exits.
Clears the user's cache and exits.
Does not display the Java Web Start splash screen.