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Java Applet not working

I cant use any Java applets. I installed icedtea-7-plugin, and it is even activated under Add-Ons, but if I for example click: www.java.com/de/download/testjava.jsp The test-screen remains grey. I ...
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Completely uninstall and reinstall OpenJDK

I searched askubuntu and tried the suggestions but failed .I try this question:How to completely uninstall/reinstall Java 1.I run sudo apt-cache search openjdk get the following: openjdk-6-dbg - ...
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Is it necessary to have openjdk 6 installed in Ubuntu 12.04?

Is it necessary to have openjdk 6 installed in Ubuntu 12.04 or will openjdk 7 provide all the support I will need for Java functionality (generally speaking)?
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Minecraft goes black on 12.04 [duplicate]

Upon upgrading to 12.04 I installed Minecraft, Openjdk 6 and 7. When I login everything is fine, but after that I get the "Updating Minecraft" screen for about 0-5 seconds, then the screen goes black. ...
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How to use Eclipse with the JDKs provided by 12.04?

I updated to Ubuntu 12.04 and now Eclipse does not accept OpenJDK 6 in /usr/lib/jvm anymore. I tried to install openjdk 7 and it did create two folders in /usr/lib/jvm, but neither is accepted by the ...
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Netbeans IDE did work after installation, but doesn't start after restart.

i installed Netbeans on Ubuntu 11.10 following these instructions: http://pasindudps.blogspot.com/2011/10/installing-netbeans-ide-in-ubuntu-1110.html. It worked perfectly fine (creating projects, ...
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How to install the latest Java OpenJDK version?

My system is Ubuntu 10.04.4 (LTS) I know there is OpenJDK "1.6.0_24" The version in Ubuntu is "1.6.0_20" How do I install the latest version of the OpenJDK available?
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openjdk-7-jre on Ubuntu 10.10

As mentioned here, by running this commande you shoud have the JRE of J7. $ sudo apt-get install openjdk-7-jre But i cant always find the package in the officiel reposory of ubuntu even after ...
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How to make openJDK automatically update-alternatives?

Well, I've made a fresh Ubuntu 11.10 install and I installed openJDK 7. It updated alternatives just after installing, so it was all good. Then, I compiled a source and executed it and it didn't ...
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Why do fonts look horrible in any java application?

All fonts in java applications look horrible. I have seen a few questions about this previously, but they are quite old now (11.04 was the most recent, but that didn't seem to be the same problem). ...
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How to fix unmet dependencies problem with OpenJDK [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I resolve unmet dependencies? I get this when I try to install openjdk 7 The following packages have unmet dependencies: openjdk-7-jre : Depends: ...
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Ugly OpenJDK fonts

Is there a way to make OpenJDK 7 fonts look exactly the same as Oracle JDK 7 fonts? I use Intellij IDEA and today tried it with OpenJDK, but fonts look ugly. I tried several tricks with ...
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Errors when trying to install the, default-jre-headless package from the synaptic package manager

I am trying to install the java re and java dk in Ubuntu 10.04 LTS. I tried using this link ubuntu help java. I used the first link for installing and clicked yes. I was warned that some of the ...
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openjdk6 not available

I run a server with Ubuntu 10.04 (Lucid Lynx) Minimal Server, on amd64 system. I 'd like to install the openjdk packages (jre and jdk), but when I try sudo apt-get install openjdk-6-jdk I get ...
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Getting Pogo Games to Work

I have Ubuntu 11.10, and have tried and googled till my eyes want to bleed. Javaws works on about 50% of apps on the machine in commercial sites. Yahoo sports will work for instance, but not the ...
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Changing JVM in Java

I only recently discovered the different JVM's on the wiki page and thought I'd start tinkering. Its been difficult to find documentation on how to configure Java on Ubuntu though. Lets say I wanted ...
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how do i get imagej to work with oneric 11.10 64-bit with openjdk-7?

I'm not sure why I can't get imageJ (http://imagej.nih.gov/ij/index.html) to start on my computer running oneiric 64-bit. sudo apt-get install imagej Installation is fine, but it won't start (not ...
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How do I remove SUN Java and use OpenJDK instead?

As a programmer I use java for learning to code in Netbeans. I installed Sun java 6 long time ago over openJDK that came with my ubuntu just cause it seemed more responsive... Now that oracle left ...
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Java location in Ubuntu using which Java [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to install Java? How to replace OpenJDK 6 with OpenJDK 7? I've installed Java in Ubuntu and generally it seems to be ok, but now I'm trying to upgrade to OpenJDk 7 ...
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How to install Java and which version of it?

I'm on Ubuntu 11.10 and I wanna know which version (OpenJDK or Sun's one or whatever) is the best to develop applications and use it with Eclipse, and how to install it. Thank you.
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Can't Install OpenJDK6

Well it started downloading packages but in between due to connection failure it stoped and now when I again run the same command I got this error: Err http//in.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ ...
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correct Installation and configuration of openJDK and R

I am relatively new to Ubuntu so I wont know a lot of commands that probably became standard to a lot of you guys. I am trying to set up R and with it the necessary java dependencies to install e.g. ...
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Poor Audio in Blackboard Collaborate (Elluminate Live) on Ubuntu 11.10

I already have Sun Java (not OpenJDK) installed, but I'm still having audio issues. OpenJDK didn't display the slides, which was fixed by Sun Java, but the audio was bad in both of them. Is there any ...
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How can I install OpenJDK 7 on 10.04 LTS? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install Java? I noticed it's available on 11.10, but is there a backport to lucid 10.04 LTS?
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How to revert back to OpenJDK?

I had installed sun-java, but I want to revert back to OpenJDK 7. I was trying to re-install from the terminal using the command sudo apt-get install openjdk-7-jre, same from Synaptic and Software ...
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Installing mods on Minecraft 1.0 does not work for Mo' Creatures

In attempting to get the Mo' Creatures mod working on Kubuntu 11.10 with OpenJRE-6 I get the following error: # # A fatal error has been detected by the Java Runtime Environment: # # SIGSEGV (0xb) ...
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Openjdk-7-jdk some commands not recognized?

I installed openjdk-7-jdk using apt-get install. However, when I type 'javac', the terminal says, 'bash: /usr/bin/javac: No such file or directory'. I think the link is broken, but how can I fix it? ...
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I installed the OpenJDK-7 but my runtime environment wasn't upgraded to 7?

I installed openjdk-7-jdk, "javac" was version 7 but "java" was still version 1.6, any way around this? No updates are available.
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Removing openjdk-6-jre without the installation of sun-java6-jre

I have alrady installed (manually, from the .bin file) the latest jre (Version 6 Update 30) from oracle and now i want to remove the openjdk-6-jre. However, apt forces me to install old (Version 6 ...
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How do I use the 32-bit JVM on a 64 bit OS?

I have a 64-bit server with only 1 GiB of RAM (VM at Rackspace). I need to run a few instances of the JVM, and the 64 bit VMs are consuming too much RAM. I can't seem to find anyplace that tells me ...
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How to completely uninstall Sun Java

I have followed a tutorial on how to install sun jdk manually on ubuntu 11.10, alright it worked. But now I want to remove it, because I want to install the 32bit version instead of the 64 (what I ...
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Setting Java CLASSPATH

I've done java development before but generally on windows (but I'm by no means an expert). I just want to set my CLASSPATH. When I run: echo $CLASSPATH (Is that right)? I get a empty line. So, ...
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Whenever I try to open minecraft.jar with openJDK it doesn't work [duplicate]

I tried right clicking and selecting open with JDK but nothing happens
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How to completely uninstall Java?

How can I completely remove all traces of Java on my system? I already know how to install it in case I need it again.
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sudo apt-get install returns a 404 error but ping returns packets. Is it a problem with my network configurations?

I'm trying to install openjdk on an Ubuntu 11.04 VM in a Mac. However, I'm running into 404 errors on the command line which I can't diagnose why. sudo apt-get install openjdk-6-jre-headless ... Err ...
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How to get icedtea7-plugin?

On Ubuntu 11.10 (oneiric), I installed openjdk-7-jre openjdk-7-jdk but could not find icedtea7-plugin. How to get the plugin? $ java -version java version "1.7.0_147-icedtea" OpenJDK Runtime ...
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Is it possible to tell WINE to use OpenJDK instead of having to install Java in it

Is it possible to make WINE use OpenJDK (Outside of the Wine environment) instead of having to install Java inside of it.
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My Java install is broken

I have recently upgraded to Ubuntu 11.10 and was noticing that Java was not working on a few websites and ran a check: keith@KD-PB:~$ java -version java version "1.5.0" gij (GNU libgcj) ...
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Will Sun's Java be available from Canonical's partner repository?

I just discovered that Oracle's (Sun's) Java6 has vanished from the Canonical's partner repo. Before java was taken from all repositories I had purchased Minecraft for play in Ubuntu. After recent ...
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How to replace OpenJDK 6 with OpenJDK 7?

Surprisingly (as OpenJDK 7 was released to general availability about 4 months ago) Ubuntu 11.10 still uses OpenJDK 6 instead of 7 by default. How do I best fix this? I'd prefer to remove OpenJDK 6 ...
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Where is the openJDK console window?

I am used to java-sun JDK on windows and its console: It is very convenient to debug an applet. Is there such console with open-jdk on ubuntu?
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What's the difference between OpenJDK and Sun Java for the end user?

For users running Java application or applets in the browser, what difference does it make running either Sun Java or OpenJDK? EDIT Oracle will be retiring the DLJ, and basing the proprietary ...
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How do I remove OpenJDK?

I had removed OpenJDK installed by default from Ubuntu Software Center. Eclipse had been showing that Installed JRE is OpenJDK. I wanted eclipse should be configured to jdk I already installed and ...
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Can't upgrade packages, it gets stuck on openjdk-6-jre-headless

I am using Ubuntu Maverick (server). When I run: apt-get upgrade it gets stuck on: Setting up openjdk-6-jre-headless (6b20-1.9.7-0ubuntu1) ... Why? And what can I do to stop it? I tried ...
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How do I install Java?

How do I install Java and also in my browser so websites with Java work?
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I cannot install Java. It locks

Here is where it locks-up: Setting up openjdk-6-jre-headless (6b20-1.9.7-0ubuntu1) ... Even control-c does not stop it. I have to close the ssh session by closing the terminal. I have tried two ...
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How can I install other applications after a failed installation using apt-get?

I have a VPS with Ubuntu Server 10.10 x64. I tried to install Java using apt-get install openjdk-6-jre but that fails, see ca-certificates-java fails to install. Now I would like to install PHP with ...
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ca-certificates-java fails when trying to install openjdk-6-jre

I use a VPS with Ubuntu Server 10.10 x64. I want to use Java and run the command sudo apt-get install openjdk-6-jre but it fails because the installation encounted errors while processing ...
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The annoyed configuration of java-6-openjdk

I want to change the java environment to java-6-openjdk. /etc/environment: PATH="/usr/local/sbin:/usr/local/bin:/usr/sbin:/usr/bin:/sbin:/bin:/usr/games" JAVA_HOME=/usr/lib/jvm/java-6-openjdk/ ...
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Firefox Hangs on ubuntu when loading java applets

I am using Firefox 3.6.12 on ubuntu 10.10 amd64 with Openjdk JRE. Firefox seems to hang for a long time when loading applets from websites using java. Things seem to work smoothly on Windows. I have ...