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How to Restore Java on Snow Leopard?

I tried to install Java 7 on my Macbook running Snow Leopard following the instruction detailed here: ...
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Java 7 update for Mac OS X Snow Leopard 10.6.8

Is it possible to update my iMac running OS X Snow Leopard to Java 7? I'm just a user, not a developer, and I need Java 7 to access data from a website that I frequently use. I'm afraid to plunge ...
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Java command not found in OS X Snow Leopard — where can I get it?

When I type java -version in terminal, I get Command Not Found What can I do?
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JVM disappeared on Mac OS X Snow Leopard 10.6.8

I'm working in Eclipse one night, (also using Android's DDMS from the commandline). The next morning, I open the lid... attempt to run Eclipse and get an error. me$ sudo ...
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What is the task “java” (parent process “launchd”) doing on MacOS X?

I have a process called "java" showing up in my Activity Monitor that uses a good amount of CPU (4 - 8% average, 20 - 80% on occasion). It reports that "launchd" is its parent process. Any idea what ...
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Massive CPU utilisation and large thread count for wrapper-macosx-universal-32 child java process

I've got a java process with the parent process 'wrapper-macosx-universal-32' that is using most of my CPU on snow leopard with thread counts hitting the 300 mark. It's the actual child process with ...
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How do I allocate more RAM to Java?

A java application I'm using keeps crashing, when I had a problem with a similar application I managed to fix it by allocating more of my RAM to Java. How do I do that? (I recently upgraded to 16 GB ...
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Mac OS X: Java Applet requests “unrestricted acces”

My bank has a Java applet that requests "unrestricted access" to my computer. Obviously, this seems a little 1984 to me... What happens when you allow this? Is the applet allowed (Root) access to ...
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Is there a way to revert to an older Java version on Mac OS X?

The Apple website basically says: "install the OS over again". I'm hoping there is something I can do other than that. I'm testing a Java app that has known problems with JRE 1.6.0_18 and above. ...
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How to install Java on Snow Leopard?

I am a new Mac user. I need to install Java on my Mac OS X Snow Leopard. How do I accomplish this?
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Java compiler error: Can't open input server /Library/InputManagers/Inquisitor

I am trying to compile HelloWorld in Java under Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard) and I get this compiler error: java[51692:903] Can't open input server /Library/InputManagers/Inquisitor It happens ...
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Java (1.6.0_15) not working on Mac OS X Snow Leopard (10.6.2). Why?

I haven't used Java or visited any sites that use java applets in quite some time. However, today I did happen to run across a website that does have a java applet and to my surprise I get the ...
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How to “jail” Java applications in OS X?

Is it possible to "jail" Java applications? My bank has an applet that requests "unrestricted access" to my computer. That makes me feels very uneasy. There should be a way to tell the java ...
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Does anybody know how to make Snow Leopard recognize JVMs before 1.6

I can only see 1.6.0 (32 and 64bit) on the Java Preferences dialog, and I need it to run applications using Java 1.5.0
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Does Snow Leopard provide Java 6 for 32-bit machines?

There has been some speculation that Apple's Snow Leopard would finally include a version of Java 6 that works on 32-bit Intel hardware. Now that the OS has been released, can anybody confirm whether ...