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fredgt 09-23-2004 12:58 AM

Firefox and Java not working
 
I'm using firefox 0.9 on a mandrake 10.0 with the 2.6.8-1MDK kernel and i can't get java to work in firefox.

I tried the latest version of java but it didn"t change anything. I can get it to work in konqueror and in Mozilla but not in firefox but i don't know why it doesn't work in firefox because it should work just like in mozilla.

Is there anything i could be fogetting or is there a bug ?

Mega Man X 09-23-2004 01:06 AM

Try to create a link from /where Java is installed to /where Firefox is installed. E.g:

ln -s /usr/local/<your JRE path>/plugin/i386/ns610-gcc32/libjavaplugin_oji.so /usr/local/firefox/plugins

You can read this thread

http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...171#post921171

it's about installing Java, Limewire and Java plugin.

Good luck!

fredgt 09-23-2004 01:15 AM

I did that. It's the same way you have to install it in mozilla but it just doesn't work (for me) in firefox.

rm6990 09-23-2004 01:20 AM

You are using an outdated version of firefox, uninstall firefox and download firefox 1.0PR from mozillas website and try it with that. It works fine for me on SUSE.

fredgt 09-23-2004 06:39 AM

Thanks, i installed the new version and everything is working now


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