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I have firefox 1.0.7 on my Ubuntu-computer. On another computer I do have firefox 1.0.7 too, but that's a windows computer. When I try to install Java Runtime Environment on my Ubuntu-computer, My browser doesn't use it. On my Windows-computer (with the same browser) it does work. Does anyone know how to solve this problem??
Installation of the plugin doesn't only apply to Mozilla, it also applies for Firefox.
Furthermore, you should make sure that, once you have installed the plugin, you have Java support enabled.
To do this, open Firefox, and go to the menu Edit. There, you select Preferences. In one of the tabs,
you should find a checkbox "Enable Java" or something like that. Make sure it's selected.
I don't know how to get to the content of /usr/lib/firefox-<version>/plugins, because I can't find the directory anywhere. (I haven't installed it by myself, I installed Ubuntu, and Firefox was automatically included)