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JDK versions on web server and client machines

Vicky In
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Joined: Mar 20, 2008
Posts: 3
Hello,

Can I use different version of JDK on web server and client machines?
For example:
Web Server - jdk1.4
Client machines - jdk 6

Will this work?
Jesper de Jong
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First of all: Please read the private message that moderator Ben Souther has sent you.

It depends on what your program does exactly, but it shouldn't normally be a problem.


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Ilja Preuss
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Well, for a standard web application, the client won't need Java installed at all, of course. In general, it totally depends on how client and server communicate.


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Ajith Prasad
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Joined: Aug 22, 2006
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It is always use the same version in both ends, but it is depend on the application you use
 
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