German Tax Authority Website suggests removal of OpenJDK

Dalibor Topic dalibor.topic at
Wed Jun 27 07:23:27 PDT 2012

On 6/27/12 11:01 AM, Balans wrote:
> Hi,
> I live in Germany and use Ubuntu 12.04. The German Tax Authority Website
> claims that OpenJDK contains errors (in German:
> "...die Benutzung des ElsterOnline-Portals derzeit aufgrund von Fehlern
> im OpenJDK nicht möglich") and tells me to remove all OpenJDK software
> from my computer and install Suns Java version instead. 
> Any idea which "errors" they might be referring to?


Given that there is no browser plugin in OpenJDK, I'd suggest that you ask 
the developers of IcedTea-Web on distro-pkg-discuss at openjdk... , who may 
be more familiar with that specific site.

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