Over the week I have installed Ubuntu and Kubuntu 8.04 on 6 computers and to sum it up – I am not that impressed. I have experienced quite a few bugs and even though I found solutions to most of them I guess that these bugs could turn out to be real show stoppers for users not familiar with finding bug reports and solutions them self.
Java not working with Net banking
Installing the either “kubuntu-restricted-extras” or “ubuntu-restricted-extras” installs openjdk and not Sun’s Java. openjdk does not work with my Netbank, I needed to uninstall openjdk by doing:
aptitude remove icedtea-gcjwebplugin
aptitude remove openjdk-6-jre openjdk-6-jre-headless openjdk-6-jre-lib
Finally I installed Sun’s Java
aptitude install sun-java6-jre sun-java6-plugin
and afterwards Net banking was working.
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