Douglas Drumond drumond.douglas at
Wed Feb 6 15:50:52 UTC 2008

Install sun-java6-plugin.
After that run
sudo update-alternatives --config java
and choose your Java environment.
I think you can do just sudo update-alternatives --config javap
to choose what java plugin to use, but I'm not sure.

On Feb 6, 2008 1:43 PM, Karl Larsen <k5di at> wrote:

>    I installed the latest Sun java-1.6xxx from the apt-get route and
> with $ locate java I get a huge list of locations. This is nice but my
> Firefox is not able to make use of the java. I am not sure where, if
> there is a /usr/bin/java on Ubuntu. Where would I find a link between
> Firefox and the installed java?
> Karl
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