Ignazio Palmisano ignazio_io at yahoo.it
Sun Jul 19 14:24:14 UTC 2009

Steven Vollom wrote:
> I have a bug in my computer related to JavaScript.  I suspect that is not 
> covered by the kubuntu team, so does anyone know how to repair the problem.  
> Every time a script is required on a web page, I get a Java Script error.  
> Some pages have 10 or more scripts, so it is annoying.  Can one remove and 
> reinstall Java?  How do I do that?

you can reinstall the sun-java packages, but bear in mind that Java and 
Javascript have nothing in common, despite the name. Javascript is a 
language interpreted by the browser, Java is used for applets, which are 
distinct. The packages you list have nothing to do with Javascript.


> I have applications, ca-certificates-java-20081028, sun-java6-bin, and yzdata-
> java-2009J installed.  Should I remove and re-install them?  My memory 
> suggests that I installed Java when I installed the kubuntu-restricted-extras, 
> and I would not know how to remove just a part of that installation.  Thanks!
> Steven

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