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luckystrikes7 05-23-2004 12:13 AM

java plugin not working
 
[billy@localhost billy]$ ln -s /usr/java/j2re1.4.2_04/plugin/i386/ns610-gcc32/libjavaplugin_oji.so /usr/lib/mozilla-1.4.2/plugins
ln: `/usr/lib/mozilla-1.4.2/plugins/libjavaplugin_oji.so': File exists

the link is set up but the plugin is not working on mozilla....i even have java enabled in the mozilla preferences???

can some one help please.....where did i go wrong??

Mega Man X 05-23-2004 12:47 AM

Hi there!!!

Try deleting the plugin first:

Code:

rm /usr/lib/mozilla-1.4.2/plugins/libjavaplugin_oji.so
then make a new link:

Code:

ln -s /usr/java/j2re1.4.2_04/plugin/i386/ns610-gcc32/libjavaplugin_oji.so /usr/lib/mozilla-1.4.2/plugins
see if that helps. If not, then make the link to your /home/user/.mozilla/plugins and see if that helps. If not, try linking other plugins, as ns610 instead of ns610-gcc32. It it still does not help, download a new JRE, it get broken all the time, specially the j2sdk :p.

Side note though, you've to be root to perform those operations, and apperently, you are not:

Quote:

[billy@localhost billy]$
Good luck!

luckystrikes7 05-23-2004 06:32 AM

ln -s /usr/java/j2re1.4.2_04/plugin/i386/ns610/libjavaplugin_oji.so /usr/lib/mozilla-1.4.2/plugins

thanks this seemed to work........:p :D ;)

Mega Man X 05-23-2004 08:02 AM

Cool :) my pleasure ;)


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