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Java Runtime Environment (1.5)


The following instructions are only for i386 and amd64 computers. For PowerPC machines, please look at the Ubuntu Wiki.

  • Install the sun-java5-bin package from the Multiverse repository (see the section called "Managing Repositories").

  • Some websites require the Java plugin for Mozilla Firefox. To install the java plugin, install the sun-java5-plugin package (for i386 machines) or the j2re-1.4-mozilla-plugin package (for amd64 machines) from the Multiverse repository.

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