64 bit: these are my apps
magick.crow at gmail.com
Mon Apr 28 12:55:47 UTC 2008
On Mon, Apr 28, 2008 at 11:37 AM, Dotan Cohen <dotancohen at gmail.com> wrote:
> 2008/4/28 Knapp <magick.crow at gmail.com>:
> > > > * Sun Java (need it for studies)
> > >
> > I need it for my studies too and I had it working on my 64-bit box. I
> > > believe the necessary package is called sun-java6-jdk (this is the
> > > development kit which I assume you need - the package for just the
> > > runtime environment is called sun-java6-jre). If you need more, then
> > > you can try:
> > > apt-cache search sun java
> > > at the command-line.
> > >
> > I can't add much to this but to say that I am running 64 bit and use
> > Firefox (really swiftweasel), java (with swift, so must be 32 bit??),
> > wine, and google earth on it. I would tell you which was 32 bit but I
> > don't remember. So anyway it can work.
> Thanks, Douglas. I see that an earlier post mentioned that Java would
> not work in Firefox, which is specifically what I need for studies.
> You post makes me see that it is possible. I may install 64 bit later
> this week. Thanks.
> Dotan Cohen
NP, I think this is a 32 VS 64 bit firefox issue but both will run on
the 64 bit OS.
Douglas E Knapp
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