Re: Re: sun-java6-plugin on amd64
Alex Samad wrote:
alex, your current one isn't pointing to sun's.. note the "gcj" in the
plugin name means it isn't from sun..
todd, try to confirm if you have similarly what alex has, but of
course make sure your link is about the javaplugin..
On Wed, Nov 11, 2009 at 02:58:44PM -0800, Todd A. Jacobs wrote:
I can't seem to get the Java6 plugin working on my 64-bit
testing/unstable system. I have the following installed:
The Sun JVM seems to be the system default:
$ update-alternatives --display java
java - manual mode
link currently points to /usr/lib/jvm/java-6-sun/jre/bin/java
/usr/bin/gij-4.2 - priority 42
/usr/bin/gij-4.3 - priority 43
/usr/bin/gij-4.4 - priority 1044
/usr/lib/jvm/java-6-openjdk/jre/bin/java - priority 1061
/usr/lib/jvm/java-6-sun/jre/bin/java - priority 63
slave java.1.gz: /usr/lib/jvm/java-6-sun/jre/man/man1/java.1.gz
/usr/lib/jvm/java-gcj/jre/bin/java - priority 1043
slave java.1.gz: /usr/lib/jvm/java-gcj/man/man1/java.1.gz
Current `best' version is /usr/lib/jvm/java-6-openjdk/jre/bin/java.
and yet Iceweasel steadfastly refuses to acknowledge the java6
about:plugins. Has anyone actually gotten the 64-bit java6 plugin to
work, and if so, what is the missing incantation?
update-alternatives --display iceweasel-javaplugin.so
iceweasel-javaplugin.so - manual mode
link currently points to
/usr/lib/jvm/java-6-sun/jre/lib/amd64/libnpjp2.so - priority 63
Current `best' version is
as a quick test, you can use in the url box-> "about:plugins"
^ yikes -- i dont know how that passed me.. it says 'current best
version'.. so it must be pointing to sun's..