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Old 02-05-2004, 09:32 PM   #1
Davin
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Java plugin Symlink not working?


I downloaded the java self-extracting file from java[dot]com . I made a syms link or whatever (ls -s) to ./plugin/i386/ns60-gc33/libjavaplugin_oji.so

I made it in the mozilla plugin folder. That is correct, and I thought that was all I had to do, I read some posts here on it.

[Tried to post links to the theads, but it won't allow when I have <5 posts]



Running Mandrake 9.2, Mozilla and Galeon browsers.
 
Old 02-05-2004, 09:41 PM   #2
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well this seems odd to me -> ns60-gc33

i would've thunk it was ns610-gcc32 . also where did you extract this java plugin file (which directory)? could you post the file path of where the java plugin is installed at?
 
Old 02-06-2004, 09:16 PM   #3
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oops. would have given more, but I was sleepwalking.

I downloaded the file to /usr/java where it created a new folder for it. The full path for the java link is:

/usr/java/j2re1.4.2_03/plugin/i386/ns610-gcc32/libjavaplugin_oji.so

I also tried linking the libjavaplugin_oji.so from i386/ns610/libjavaplugin_oji.so (I did that first.

i did all this in the Mozilla plugins folder.
 
Old 02-06-2004, 09:26 PM   #4
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ln -s
 
Old 02-07-2004, 08:08 PM   #5
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Note to self: ALWAYS DOUBLE-CHECK SYNTAX!

Thanks a lot, that works.
 
  


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