gij removal

Scott geekboy at
Tue Sep 5 11:40:58 UTC 2006

Paul Dwerryhouse wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 05, 2006 at 08:17:53AM +0200, Sylvain Girard wrote:
>> It seems that that buggy wannabe java interpreter, gij, has alot of
>> depending packages. Is it possible in any way to remove this and make
>> all of them depending packages use the interpreter from sun?
> I would guess that at least some of the depending packages might break
> if not used with gij. Rather than removing it, just build a deb of the
> Sun JRE or JDK with make-jpkg (it's in java-package, which is in
> multiverse).

That sounds like a lot of needless work. ;-)
Instead, make sure the Ubuntu Multiverse repository is enabled in your 
sources.list file and..

	$ sudo apt-get install sun-java5-jre

	Or if you prefer,

	$ sudo apt-get install sun-java5-jdk

Badda bing. Badda boom.

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