Bug#623419: "Error: no `client' JVM at `/usr/lib/jvm/java-6-sun-'."

Erik Sundin lassiethebrave at gmail.com
Wed Apr 20 01:44:16 UTC 2011

Package: sun-java6-jre
Version: 6.24-1
Severity: normal

When running java in anyway except with -server the following error
is produced:
"Error: no `client' JVM at `/usr/lib/jvm/java-6-sun-'."

This can be fixed as described here:

Sorry if I'm duplicating something, this is my first debian bug...

--System Information:
Debian Release: wheezy/sid
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (500, 'testing')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.38-2-amd64 (SMP w/1 CPU core)
Locale: LANG=sv_SE.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=sv_SE.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

Versions of packages sun-java6-jre depends on:
ii  debconf [debconf-2.0]         1.5.38     Debian configuration management sy
ii  java-common                   0.40       Base of all Java packages
ii  locales                       2.11.2-11  Embedded GNU C Library: National L
ii  sun-java6-bin                 6.24-1     Sun Java(TM) Runtime Environment (

Versions of packages sun-java6-jre recommends:
ii  gsfonts-x11                   0.22       Make Ghostscript fonts available t

Versions of packages sun-java6-jre suggests:
ii  sun-java6-fonts               6.24-1     Lucida TrueType fonts (from the Su
ii  sun-java6-plugin              6.24-1     The Java(TM) Plug-in, Java SE 6
pn  ttf-arphic-uming              <none>     (no description available)
pn  ttf-baekmuk | ttf-unfonts | t <none>     (no description available)
pn  ttf-kochi-gothic | ttf-sazana <none>     (no description available)
pn  ttf-kochi-mincho | ttf-sazana <none>     (no description available)

-- debconf information:
* shared/accepted-sun-dlj-v1-1: true
  sun-java6-jre/stopthread: true
* shared/present-sun-dlj-v1-1:

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