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Re: {Disarmed} [pcgen] PCGen, Ubuntu and Deskop user

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  • Paul
    as the admin both Sun and OpenJDK are listed I wonder if I should completely remove OpenJDK. How do you do that in linux?
    Message 1 of 7 , Aug 3 9:39 AM
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      as the admin both Sun and OpenJDK are listed I wonder if I should completely remove OpenJDK.

      How do you do that in linux?

      --- In pcgen@yahoogroups.com, "Paul" <nylanfs@...> wrote:
      >
      > I get Sun Java listed, my laptop is packed otherwise I'd paste and show you.
      >
      > --- In pcgen@yahoogroups.com, Martijn Verburg <martijnverburg@> wrote:
      > >
      > > What happens when you run java --version from the terminal as the desktop
      > > user?
      > >
      > > On 2 August 2011 05:00, Paul <nylanfs@> wrote:
      > >
      > > > **
      > > >
      > > >
      > > > No I made the pcgen.sh executable. And this is a desktop user so it doesn't
      > > > have access to sudo does it?
      > > >
      > > >
      > > > --- In pcgen@yahoogroups.com, Peter Whitby <uncle@> wrote:
      > > > >
      > > > > Quick workaround:
      > > > > You could open a terminal, start the pcgen.sh with sudo. That way, any
      > > > > other action, including stopping PCGen and using the shell, will do so
      > > > > at the PCGen account permissions.
      > > > >
      > > > > Just a dumb question, but have you put the execute permissions onto
      > > > > pcgen.sh? They're off by default...
      > > > >
      > > > > Pete
      > > > >
      > > > >
      > > > >
      > > > > On 02/08/11 10:20, Paul wrote:
      > > > > >
      > > > > > Okay I'm trying to get my Ubuntu laptop setup so that there's a
      > > > > > "PCGen" user for use at GenCon that way nobody can accidentally mess
      > > > > > with the computer while nobody is looking, Account is set to Desktop
      > > > > > User. But the pcgen.sh won't launch, the pcgen.jar will but is
      > > > > > bringing up the blank screens like it's using OpenJDK.
      > > > > >
      > > > > > My java version is 1.6.0_26" Java SE Runtime Environment.
      > > > > >
      > > > > > Here's the kicker, my main user account (which is an admin account)
      > > > > > brings it up just fine.
      > > > > >
      > > > > > Is there any tweeks I'm missing when creating a Desktop User account?
      > > > > >
      > > > > >
      > > > >
      > > > >
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    • Martijn Verburg
      I don t run Ubuntu or Linux myself at the moment, but you could perhaps follow: http://ejvyas.blogspot.com/2010/11/remove-open-jdk-and-installed-sun-java.html
      Message 2 of 7 , Aug 4 6:50 AM
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        I don't run Ubuntu or Linux myself at the moment, but you could perhaps
        follow:

        http://ejvyas.blogspot.com/2010/11/remove-open-jdk-and-installed-sun-java.html

        On 3 August 2011 17:39, Paul <nylanfs@...> wrote:

        > **
        >
        >
        > as the admin both Sun and OpenJDK are listed I wonder if I should
        > completely remove OpenJDK.
        >
        > How do you do that in linux?
        >
        >
        > --- In pcgen@yahoogroups.com, "Paul" <nylanfs@...> wrote:
        > >
        > > I get Sun Java listed, my laptop is packed otherwise I'd paste and show
        > you.
        > >
        > > --- In pcgen@yahoogroups.com, Martijn Verburg <martijnverburg@> wrote:
        > > >
        > > > What happens when you run java --version from the terminal as the
        > desktop
        > > > user?
        > > >
        > > > On 2 August 2011 05:00, Paul <nylanfs@> wrote:
        > > >
        > > > > **
        > > > >
        > > > >
        > > > > No I made the pcgen.sh executable. And this is a desktop user so it
        > doesn't
        > > > > have access to sudo does it?
        > > > >
        > > > >
        > > > > --- In pcgen@yahoogroups.com, Peter Whitby <uncle@> wrote:
        > > > > >
        > > > > > Quick workaround:
        > > > > > You could open a terminal, start the pcgen.sh with sudo. That way,
        > any
        > > > > > other action, including stopping PCGen and using the shell, will do
        > so
        > > > > > at the PCGen account permissions.
        > > > > >
        > > > > > Just a dumb question, but have you put the execute permissions onto
        > > > > > pcgen.sh? They're off by default...
        > > > > >
        > > > > > Pete
        > > > > >
        > > > > >
        > > > > >
        > > > > > On 02/08/11 10:20, Paul wrote:
        > > > > > >
        > > > > > > Okay I'm trying to get my Ubuntu laptop setup so that there's a
        > > > > > > "PCGen" user for use at GenCon that way nobody can accidentally
        > mess
        > > > > > > with the computer while nobody is looking, Account is set to
        > Desktop
        > > > > > > User. But the pcgen.sh won't launch, the pcgen.jar will but is
        > > > > > > bringing up the blank screens like it's using OpenJDK.
        > > > > > >
        > > > > > > My java version is 1.6.0_26" Java SE Runtime Environment.
        > > > > > >
        > > > > > > Here's the kicker, my main user account (which is an admin
        > account)
        > > > > > > brings it up just fine.
        > > > > > >
        > > > > > > Is there any tweeks I'm missing when creating a Desktop User
        > account?
        > > > > > >
        > > > > > >
        > > > > >
        > > > > >
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