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Old 01-12-2009, 02:10 PM   #1
adanedhel728
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Java installed, but not working


I have Java intalled via the Add/Remove under the Applications menu, and the box for enable Java and enable Javascript are both checked in Firefox, but Java still won't run. The "verify" page on java.com says I don't have it installed and so does my university's homepage.

My specs are in my sig. Does anybody know how to get it working?
 
Old 01-12-2009, 02:35 PM   #2
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Does anybody know how to get it working
Here is a link to the instructions for creating the symbolic link to the Java plugin for Firefox on Linux.
 
Old 01-12-2009, 02:39 PM   #3
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update-alternatives may play a role as well.. Debian uses gjc by default instead of Suns jre.

http://www.64bitjungle.com/ubuntu/in...-java-runtime/
 
  


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