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I have built a fairly simple asp page as per:
http://www.4guysfromrolla.com/webtech/030800-1.shtml

Just to simply zip some files on the fly.

The thing worked fine on my dev box, however I have come to move it to a live server and the Windows\java directory did not exist.

The server is fully managed and has been built by somebody else (they are dumb and of no use). I have the Sun Virtual Machine installed, I created the directory structure (which in truth I already knew was going to be an issue) and then I am getting is "Invalid Syntax" returned at the line

set javaObject = GetObject("java:ZipFunctions")

This I know is a setup issue, problem is I just can't see how to fix it
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I'm not sure ASP can use Sun's VM, and if it can it would certainly require some configuration changes on the server.
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I finally solved it. After much hunting around it turns out that courts and the MS / Java issue is to blame for my pain.

MS are no longer shipping their virtual machine in *anything*, and as from 2 Jan 2004 will not be supporting the old stuff, the virtaul machine is. The ISP used some new build disks that were without the VM hence my nightmare! A hunt around the web for the MS Java VM (msjavx86.exe) paid devidends! Downloading and running this has set up the environment correctly - I am subsequantly all sorts of patches out of date but I know have my C:\winnt\java and trustlib subdirectory

Given you were the only one brave enough to post anything you can have the points objects
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