Open JDK 7 doesn't have 64 bit package or a mozilla plugin?

Craig White craigwhite at
Sun Dec 25 01:00:53 UTC 2011

On Sat, 2011-12-24 at 19:39 -0500, Ric Moore wrote:
> On 12/24/2011 03:13 PM, Craig White wrote:
> > On Sat, 2011-12-24 at 14:20 -0500, Ric Moore wrote:
> >> I did get Open Wonderland to compile and run the server, though. I was
> >> pleasantly surprised at that. But, when I try running the java client in
> >> Firefox, it starts opening a bunch of tabs, like a drunken sailor. The
> >> OpenJDK mozilla plugin links to OpenJDK 6, which also is installed,
> >> which seems like a waste just to get a mozilla plugin.
> > ----
> > apt-cache search icedtea
> OK. Did that. I have the iced tea plugin installed. No matter, when I 
> click on the script button that launches the java client from Firefox, 
> it starts opening new tabs like it's on crack. Strange. Plus, everything 
> I've installed is 32bit. With 6 cores and 16 gigs of ram, it's kinda 
> crazy to be running 32bit java on what is supposed to be a server. Ric
are you running a 64 bit kernel? If so, there shouldn't be any need to
run a 32 bit version of openjdk/icedtea6-plugin


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