icedtea-web installed and enabled by default in Fedora 19

Heiko Adams heiko.adams at
Mon Jun 17 15:18:42 UTC 2013

>From my point of view the java-plugin is a big security hole and should be
kicked from default installations ASAP.

2013/6/17 Dan Mashal <dan.mashal at>

> On Jun 17, 2013 8:03 AM, "Bill Nottingham" <notting at> wrote:
> > The one issue I can see with removing it is that the plugin finder you
> > then get in Firefox if you hit a Java site doesn't work to actually get
> you
> > the Fedora version.
> I would keep it if people really use it. I'm on the opposite side, where
> if I'm doing anything Android related (or other various things) I must use
> sun jdk/jre.
> Dan
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Mit freundlichen Grüßen

Heiko Adams

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