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How to install the Java plug-in in Chromium running on Xubuntu

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Today I wanted to download a vid from youtube, I discovered that in order to do so, I need to have Java installed. So that’s what I did, it is a quite simple process photo shiny.gif

Open terminal and type:

sudo apt-get install openjdk-7-jre icedtea-7-plugin


After a couple of seconds you will be asked if you want to continue:


press y

Within minutes the installation will be completed, and Java is enabled  photo thumbsup.gif There is no need to restart Chromium!

(Remember, you can always do the cliccie for a larger piccie photo puh2.gif)

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