[CentOS] Java RE
mbaudier at argeo.org
Sun Apr 18 16:49:59 UTC 2010
> ** But, that would change just 1 thing: allow Firefox to run java
> applets - correct? Or, would it also allow other java-coded apps to run?
it is just necessary for applet
>> You said that you are running 5.3, any reason why not updating to 5.4?
>> (if it is a desktop)
> Just haven't considered it yet. I'll check out what changed, and if it
> would be better for me.
I'm using 5.4, so maybe what I say is not relevant for you.
>> What is the output of:
>> yum list java-1.6.0-openjdk*
> [mykolas at sr1220 ~]$ yum list java-1.6.0-openjdk*
> Loaded plugins: fastestmirror, priorities
> 542 packages excluded due to repository priority protections
> Installed Packages
> java-1.6.0-openjdk.i386 1:18.104.22.168-0.30.b09.el5 installed
> Available Packages
> java-1.6.0-openjdk.i386 1:22.214.171.124-1.7.b09.el5 updates
You seem to have java installed (but not the latest version of the package)
Can you send the output of:
$ java -version
Since the browser doesn't have the applet plugin, opening the web page
above is not relevant: maybe you have java working.
Which application do you want to run?
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