How to use Sun's JRE/JDK 1.6.0_10 java_version / jpi_classid Parameter to Specify a Particular JRE with Multiple Versions on a PC (Doc ID 758823.1)

Last updated on JUNE 10, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Forms - Version 10.1.2 to 11.0.0 [Release 10.1.2 to 11.0.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 11-Oct-2012
Checked for relevance on 19-May-2014

Goal

How to use the Sun JRE parameter "java_version" parameter that is available with JRE 1.6.0_10 and above to specify the JRE version to be used when two JRE families - 1.5 and 1.6 are installed on the same machine. This parameter can be used to:

a. specify the latest version (most recent) JRE be used.
b. specify the latest version in a JRE family be used.
c.  specify that a specific JRE version be used.

NOTE:  These parameters are specific to running the JRE using IE.  They will not work with Firefox.

Solution

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