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    Java 6
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    Question Java 6
    I downloaded and installed Java 6 (81 Mb!!!) the other day. In Java Prefs, the latest Java showing is J2SE 5.0. So where is J6 hiding and what is it doing?

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    10.4 doesn't support Java 6.

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    Java 6
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    Quote Originally Posted by technologist View Post
    10.4 doesn't support Java 6.
    Thank you. I wonder why it was included as part of the OS update from Apple. I thought the updater identified the OS being used. I'm almost certain I observed the Java being installed, but I may be mistaken. A mystery has been committed!

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