IcedTea is build environment for OpenJDK. It also adds functionality to OpenJDK, including a powerful web plugin.

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how to enable in chrome icedtea7 java plugin instead of icedtea6?

My chrome browser in ubuntu 12.04 uses iced6 plugin. Test http://java.com/en/download/testjava.jsp shows java6, but via update-alternatives I switched java/javac to using openjdk-java7
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Ubuntu 14.04 - icedtea-6-plugin:i386 : Depends: icedtea-netx:i386 (= 1.5-1ubuntu1)

First of all, I'm a noob on ubuntu. I needed to run a Java application and installed latest version. After that, tried to run .jar file, it worked, but when I try to run the installed files, they give ...
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Are there any reliable sources with more frequent jdk icedtea package releases?

I use the canonical repository for retrieving updates from the jdk icedtea, but it seems that it is lagging a lot behind what is supposed to be the latest stable version as per the icedtea website ...
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How to run topcoder arena applet using proxy in Ubuntu 12.10?

I was trying to run topcoder arena applet using proxy. I install latest JDK and iced-tea. When I try to run using: javaws ContestAppletProd.jnlp I'm getting: File cannot be launched because ...
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Iced tea-2.3.4 installation script fails on executing

I downloaded icedtea-2.3.4 tar ball and extracted it on my Ubuntu 12.04 LTS desktop system. While running install-sh (permission allowed to be executable) and clicking on Run in terminal gives ...
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Error in downloading IcedTea web Start

I executed the command: sudo apt-get install icedtea-netx ...and this error was displayed: Error in downloading IcedTea web Start.. A screenshot of the terminal session: Please Help!
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Firefox Java plugin (icedtea) is installed, what prevents it from being loaded?

After upgrading my Ubuntu installation (now running 14.04 LTS) my java plugin for firefox ceased to work. It does not report an error or anything it just tells me that I need to install a plugin to ...
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How to update IcedTea plugin for latest java

Verifying Java Version A newer version of Java is available Your Java version: Version 7 Update 65 Newer Version 8 Update 25 How do I update IcedTea plugin for latest java?
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Problems running java websites

I'm having problems with openjdk7 and icedtea7. In one computer, which works with ubuntu 13.10, I have installed openjdk7 and icedtea7. In the other computer, which works with ubuntu 12.04 and is an ...
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Java icetea plugin not working

I installed Java IcedTea plugin 6 on Ubuntu 11.10. It doesnt work in Chrome, and it continues to crash in Firefox , 100% of the time. I tried re-installing and updating but nothing seems to work. How ...
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OpenJDK, IcedTea security settings

I am a beginner Linux user. From my knowledge the system uses OpenJDK and IcedTea only when I connect to a SAP IDES server through SAP GUI JAVA adding a string in it to connect to that server. I use ...
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How to use Firefox AppArmor profile with IcedTea Java plugin on Ubuntu 14.04?

Whenever I set up Ubuntu on a new system, I active the default AppArmor profile for Firefox via sudo aa-enforce /etc/apparmor.d/usr.bin.firefox Doing this on Ubuntu 14.04, however, makes Java ...
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icedtea-web 1.5 needs confirmation to run trusted applet

I've got ubuntu 14.04 64 bit. I'm using firefox 29 and icedtea as java. "About:plugin" in firefox: IcedTea-Web Plugin (using IcedTea-Web 1.5 (1.5-1ubuntu1)) Now I've setup firefox to ask to activate ...
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Unable to start topcoder arena in Ubuntu 14.04

When I want to clear cache using javaws - viewer these error comes. I am trying to launch my topcoder arena. Picked up JAVA_TOOL_OPTIONS: -javaagent:/usr/share/java/jayatanaag.jar Exception in ...
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IcedTea plugin can't run applets

After I allow IcedTea to run a Java applet on Firefox,I get the following detailed error I just installed Java and IcedTea on Firefox,all latest versions. Thanks for your help.
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Physics simulation from colorado

I have to use http://phet.colorado.edu. The site provide physics simulations. I use ubuntu 11.04, 12.04, 14.04, windows xp I use chrome and firefox The only operating sys that works is Ubuntu 12.04. ...