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plugin does not function and not compile

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Hello,

I have a Linux machine and I use Netscape 7.1 which I upgraded from Mozilla.

I downloaded j2sdj-1.4.2_02 and I have installed the plugins as followes:

in .mozilla/plugins- directory a link to :

edward@linux:~/.mozilla/plugins> ls -l
totaal 0
lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 72 2003-11-25 23:23
libjavaplugin_oji.so ->
/usr/java/j2sdk1.4.2_02/jre/plugin/i386/ns610-gcc32/libjavaplugin_oji.so
edward@linux:~/.mozilla/plugins>

Also in the "About Plugins" in Netscape I see all my plugins, however
the plugins do not function when loading/showing a page!!

This problem did not always exist, and I suspect Netscape 7.1.

However, how is it possible that "About Plugins" show the plugins !! but
they do not function:

Java(TM) Plug-in 1.4.2_02-b03

File name: libjavaplugin_oji.so
Java(TM) Plug-in 1.4.2_02

MIME Type Description Suffixes Enabled
application/x-java-vm Java Yes
application/x-java-applet Java Yes
application/x-java-applet;version=1.1 Java Yes
application/x-java-applet;version=1.1.1 Java Yes
application/x-java-applet;version=1.1.2 Java Yes
application/x-java-applet;version=1.1.3 Java Yes
application/x-java-applet;version=1.2 Java Yes
application/x-java-applet;version=1.2.1 Java Yes
application/x-java-applet;version=1.2.2 Java Yes
application/x-java-applet;version=1.3 Java Yes
application/x-java-applet;version=1.3.1 Java Yes
application/x-java-applet;version=1.4 Java Yes
application/x-java-applet;version=1.4.1 Java Yes
application/x-java-applet;version=1.4.2 Java Yes
application/x-java-applet;jpi-version=1.4.2_02 Java Yes
application/x-java-bean Java Yes
application/x-java-bean;version=1.1 Java Yes
application/x-java-bean;version=1.1.1 Java Yes
application/x-java-bean;version=1.1.2 Java Yes
application/x-java-bean;version=1.1.3 Java Yes
application/x-java-bean;version=1.2 Java Yes
application/x-java-bean;version=1.2.1 Java Yes
application/x-java-bean;version=1.2.2 Java Yes
application/x-java-bean;version=1.3 Java Yes
application/x-java-bean;version=1.3.1 Java Yes
application/x-java-bean;version=1.4 Java Yes
application/x-java-bean;version=1.4.1 Java Yes
application/x-java-bean;version=1.4.2 Java Yes
application/x-java-bean;jpi-version=1.4.2_02 Java Yes
================================================== ==================================================

Also I can not compile Aplets although normal java and
Swing-programs I can compile, no problem.

To 'see' javac and java I have to add to my $PATH
/usr/java.j2sdk1.4.2_02/bin

Error when compiling:
edward@linux:~/java> javac Simple.java
Note: Simple.java uses or overrides a deprecated API.
Note: Recompile with -deprecation for details.
My questions:
- Is the dis-functioning of the plugins and the
not-being-able-to-compile-plugins related? (I think not, only
coincidence, but I am just working with Java for 1 week now so knowledge
is lacking here!)

- How can I solve those problems, should there be added more directories
to the path in order to be able to compile?

Thanks in advance, Edward Hage

Jul 17 '05 #1
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edward hage <ed**@xs4all.nl> wrote in message news:<3f*********************@news.xs4all.nl>...

About the Java plugin on Linux, read this page:
http://plugindoc.mozdev.org/faqs/java.html

About your application:
Your code is simply wrong. The error message just tells that.
Jul 17 '05 #2

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