Re: Is it time to remove sun-java6?
Alexander Reichle-Schmehl wrote:
Well I suppose one way to resolve this would be to file RC bugs on the
34 outstanding security issues? :)
Stefano Zacchiroli schrieb:
There has also been some similar discussions in Ubuntu with some
users reporting that some web sites and packages don't work with
openjdk but I have not seen a lot of concrete proof.
I might look a naive user here, but with openjdk I still don't have
plugin support in firefox 3.5, whereas it was working with
sun-java*. I'm on amd64 and using icedtea6-plugin, even the most simple
examples of http://java.sun.com/products/plugin/1.5.0/demos/applets.html
do not appear to work.
Interesting. I just tested all the examples on that page using
iceweasel 3.0.14 on amd64.. All worked (Granted; at one point I
turned if sound and I didn't checked every tiny bit in the "SwingSet2
OK, I guess it stays but it would be nice to get it fixed up.
Thanks for all the input.