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I need instructions or a link to instructions to install java for the Firefox in Oracle's Unbreakable Linux 5.7 64 bit.  The instructions I've found have all been for 32 bits.
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by:Gerwin Jansen, EE MVE
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Instructions for Java are here at the Oracle site, they are only about 32 bit browsers as far as I can see. Is your browser 64 or 32 bit?
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Thanks, it's 64 bit though.  I've not been able to find anything for 64 bit either.

Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux x86_64; en-US; rv:1.9.2.18) Gecko/20110621 Oracle/3.6-1.0.1.el5_6 Firefox/3.6.18
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Gerwin Jansen, EE MVE earned 250 total points
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I'm afraid it's not supported (yet):

64-bit support for Java Plug-in software is currently not available.
For 64-bit versions of Solaris OS, Linux, and Windows, support is for 32-bit browsers only.

Found here - scroll down all the way.
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@ind_selva: did you verify that the link you provide has a working solution? To me it looks a bit outdated and the post ends with some errors.
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