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Old 03-02-2006, 02:07 PM   #1
iamskykid
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Java/Firefox java plugin not working with HP Webjetadmin


ok, I am trying to access the webjetadmin site on my LAN with my Firefox browser on SuSe 10. Firefox prompted me to install the JRE manually. I downloaded jre-1_5_0_06-linux-i586-rpm file from SUN, installed it, ran the ln -s /usr/java/..blah blah/libjavaplugin_oji.so to /opt/MozillaFirefox/plugins/ dir. as directed by Sun, then restarted Firefox and attempted to hit the webjetadmin site. I still get prompted to install the java plugin. I have mozilla installed and configured as well, it does the same thing. Any thoughts?
 
Old 03-02-2006, 02:18 PM   #2
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does it list Java in "about:plugins"?
 
Old 03-02-2006, 02:38 PM   #3
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OK, I was running Firefox 1.0.7 that came with SuSe 10. I upgraded to 1.5.0.1. With this version, I unziped the tarball and added the symlink to the /$HOME/firefox/plugin directory and wallla! it works.
 
  


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