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Old 11-19-2006, 03:44 PM   #1
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how to make firefox aware of java on amd64

i have a Debian amd64 system with sun-1.5-jdk running fine. However, firefox (amd64) cannot recognize/"see" it. How can i make firefox aware of the jre?

Old 11-19-2006, 04:00 PM   #2
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There's no plugin for the 64 bit version. If you want jre as well as flash9, you will need to install a 32 bit browser.
Old 11-19-2006, 04:36 PM   #3
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Unless you can get blackdown's 64-bit java-plugin working.
Old 11-19-2006, 06:46 PM   #4
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Konqueror uses a different method of Java execution. No plugin needed. I use that on my AMD64 system if I have to see a java applet.


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