[ubuntu-uk] BT speedtester and java

Colin Law clanlaw at googlemail.com
Sun Oct 21 19:25:10 UTC 2012


On 21 October 2012 18:20, Tony Arnold <tony.arnold at manchester.ac.uk> wrote:
> Colin,
>
> On 21/10/12 16:44, Colin Law wrote:
>> On 21 October 2012 16:42, Tony Arnold <tony.arnold at manchester.ac.uk> wrote:
>>> Colin,
>>>
>>>
>>> You probably need the plugin. Install icedtea-plugin, which is the one
>>> that is part of openjdk.
>>
>> icedtea-6-plugin in fact.
>
> Both will work. icedtea-plugin depends on icedtea-6-plugin. I presume
> when Java 7 becomes the default icedtea-plugin will eventually depend on
> icedtea-7-plugin!

I see.  I had not noticed that there is a generic icedtea-plugin.
Perhaps I should remove the version 6 and install the generic.
....
However having looked further I see that on 12.10 this will actually
pull in version 7 so I think I need to check how I installed java in
the first place.

Colin



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