I need to run an applet that requires java 1.5.
It does not matter if I should uninstall java 6. Even doesn't matter if it applies for firefox or chrome.
I am using Ubuntu 10.04
You don't need to downgrade your Java. Java 6 can run Java 5 (or 1.5) applet. You just need to install the plug-in for your browser.
It depends on which flavour of Java you're using:
Both packages are installable via
If you're using the