knute at frazmtn.com
Mon Nov 12 02:25:28 UTC 2007
>I tried the icedtea plugin which seems to work fine except with the vpn
>software to connect to my university network. I will try it again
>another time but i need to install the sun java. How to do this ?
Here's what I did on F8rc3 Live, it should work for you but please
post back if it doesn't.
How to get Sun's Java running on F8rc3
As root -
1) Download the Sun Java Linux RPM from java.sun.com and install it.
2) Fix the Xinerama bug with
sed -i 's/XINERAMA/FAKEEXTN/g'
Save a copy if you want to restore it to original.
3) Put the link to
4) Install compat-libstdc++-33
5) Remove nspluginwrapper
Now you should be able to compile and run Java applications, run Java
Applets in Firefox and load and run Java Web Start programs.
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