IcedTea6 1.12.6 browser plugin crashes when loading pages with Java applets
Here's what's shown when calling the browser from a shell:
java version "1.6.0_27"
OpenJDK Runtime Environment (IcedTea6 1.12.6) (6b27-1.
OpenJDK Server VM (build 20.0-b12, mixed mode)
Something very bad happened. I don't know what to do, so I am going to exit :(
I detected the issue while running Seamonkey 2.20 on web pages containing embedded Java applets (here's a handy one to test: http://
The workaround is to downgrade the IcedTea6 packages to the immediately preceding version:
sudo dpkg -i openjdk-