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Question java version mismatch for normal user and root user

Smilie I installed latest version of java ( jre 1.6) on Solaris Machine ......when I run java -version as root, shows the latest version but when I run java -version as normal user, shows the old / previous version

What should I do to fix this ...should show the latest version of java as normal user..........
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Login as normal user and post output from :

Code:
which java

Login as root and post output from:

Code:
which java

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Normal user

which java

/usr/jdk/jdk1.5.0_14/bin/java

Root user

which java

/usr/bin/java

FYI: As root, I have linked ( ln -s ) the latest version of java ( jre 1.6 ) to /usr/bin/java

Last edited by frintocf; 08-19-2011 at 02:16 AM.. Reason: additional infromation
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Check PATH variable for user.
Quote:
echo $PATH
Either remove /usr/jdk/jdk1.5.0_14/bin from User's Enviornment (mostly from .profile or /etc/profile file).
OR atleast make sure /usr/bin comes before /usr/jdk/jdk1.5.0_14/bin in User's PATH variable.

Let us know if you still face issue.

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