Java Updates

Discussion in 'NZ Computing' started by Lindsay Rollo, Feb 1, 2009.

  1. I have three Java 6 updates on my hard disk — No.s 3, 5 and 7.

    Do I need to keep No.s 3 and 5 ?



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    Lindsay Rollo, Feb 1, 2009
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  2. Lindsay Rollo

    Enkidu Guest

    Lindsay Rollo wrote:
    >
    > I have three Java 6 updates on my hard disk — No.s 3, 5 and 7.
    >
    > Do I need to keep No.s 3 and 5 ?
    >

    You can probably get rid of them. They should be backwards compatible.

    Cheers,

    Cliff

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    Enkidu, Feb 1, 2009
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  3. Lindsay Rollo

    Peter M Guest

    On Mon, 02 Feb 2009 08:57:18 +1300, Lindsay Rollo <> wrote:

    > I have three Java 6 updates on my hard disk — No.s 3, 5 and 7.
    >
    > Do I need to keep No.s 3 and 5 ?
    >
    >
    >
    >---
    >avast! Antivirus: Outbound message clean.
    >Virus Database (VPS): 090201-0, 01/02/2009
    >Tested on: 2/2/2009 8:57:19 a.m.
    >
    >




    No 11 is the current one, delete all others..
     
    Peter M, Feb 1, 2009
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  4. Lindsay Rollo

    Gordon Guest

    On 2009-02-01, Peter M <> wrote:
    > On Mon, 02 Feb 2009 08:57:18 +1300, Lindsay Rollo <> wrote:
    >
    >> I have three Java 6 updates on my hard disk — No.s 3, 5 and 7.
    >>
    >> Do I need to keep No.s 3 and 5 ?
    >>
    >>
    >>
    >>---
    >>avast! Antivirus: Outbound message clean.
    >>Virus Database (VPS): 090201-0, 01/02/2009
    >>Tested on: 2/2/2009 8:57:19 a.m.
    >>
    >>

    >
    >
    >
    > No 11 is the current one, delete all others..
    >

    Whoa! A backup is a good thing eh? ;-)
     
    Gordon, Feb 2, 2009
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  5. Lindsay Rollo

    Peter M Guest

    On 2 Feb 2009 04:37:29 GMT, Gordon <> wrote:

    >On 2009-02-01, Peter M <> wrote:
    >> On Mon, 02 Feb 2009 08:57:18 +1300, Lindsay Rollo <> wrote:
    >>
    >>> I have three Java 6 updates on my hard disk — No.s 3, 5 and 7.
    >>>
    >>> Do I need to keep No.s 3 and 5 ?
    >>>
    >>>
    >>>
    >>>---
    >>>avast! Antivirus: Outbound message clean.
    >>>Virus Database (VPS): 090201-0, 01/02/2009
    >>>Tested on: 2/2/2009 8:57:19 a.m.
    >>>
    >>>

    >>
    >>
    >>
    >> No 11 is the current one, delete all others..
    >>

    >Whoa! A backup is a good thing eh? ;-)




    Backup what..?
     
    Peter M, Feb 2, 2009
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  6. Lindsay Rollo

    Enkidu Guest

    Peter M wrote:
    > On Mon, 02 Feb 2009 08:57:18 +1300, Lindsay Rollo
    > <> wrote:
    >
    >> I have three Java 6 updates on my hard disk — No.s 3, 5 and 7.
    >>
    >> Do I need to keep No.s 3 and 5 ?

    >
    > No 11 is the current one, delete all others..
    >

    Well, he doesn't have 11 yet, and I would advise removal via Add/Remove
    Programs rather than 'delete'

    Cheers,

    Cliff

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    I blame the Canterbury Crusaders.
     
    Enkidu, Feb 2, 2009
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  7. Lindsay Rollo

    Peter M Guest

    On Mon, 02 Feb 2009 20:03:48 +1300, Enkidu <> wrote:

    >Peter M wrote:
    >> On Mon, 02 Feb 2009 08:57:18 +1300, Lindsay Rollo
    >> <> wrote:
    >>
    >>> I have three Java 6 updates on my hard disk — No.s 3, 5 and 7.
    >>>
    >>> Do I need to keep No.s 3 and 5 ?

    >>
    >> No 11 is the current one, delete all others..
    >>

    >Well, he doesn't have 11 yet, and I would advise removal via Add/Remove
    >Programs rather than 'delete'
    >
    >Cheers,
    >
    >Cliff




    That is what I meant, 12 is out now..
     
    Peter M, Feb 2, 2009
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