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How to install Java(Firefox) on Fedora?

asked 2015-01-12 14:16:26 -0500

kholyphoenix0 gravatar image

updated 2015-01-12 15:49:36 -0500

mether gravatar image

Good afternoon.

How do I install Java in Firefox? Thanks!

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answered 2015-01-12 14:56:55 -0500

Axel Sommerfeldt gravatar image

yum install icedtea-web

(or use yumex to install icedtea-web with GUI)

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answered 2015-01-12 18:52:36 -0500

kholyphoenix0 gravatar image

Thanks!! :D

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answered 2015-01-12 16:25:25 -0500

Rabin gravatar image

I always go to , this guide by JR

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Just due to my interest: Why do you prefer the Oracle Java over OpenJDK packages provided by Fedora?

lupinix gravatar imagelupinix ( 2015-01-12 16:39:36 -0500 )edit

Just in my opinion : It gives more control to use than openJDK

SantoshHoropter gravatar imageSantoshHoropter ( 2015-01-12 21:09:47 -0500 )edit

@lupinix, Some applications I use do now work with OpenJDK

Rabin gravatar imageRabin ( 2015-01-13 08:05:40 -0500 )edit

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