mozilla 1.4 doesn't work with linked javaplugin of sun's J2RE-1.4.2-B28



15 years ago
8 years ago


(Reporter: alauns, Assigned: joshua.xia)



Firefox Tracking Flags

(Not tracked)




15 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; de-AT; rv:1.4) Gecko/20030624
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; de-AT; rv:1.4) Gecko/20030624

browser crashed using javaplugin, but started when using gcc-32 version of the
plugin - anywhay, java didn't work.
using ns4.* -version of the plugin, it was shown in about:plugins, but didn't work.

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.make symbolic links from the plugins-direktory of your browser to that one of
the J2RE.
Actual Results:  
no positive results

Expected Results:  
java is very important for many applications

sun's J2RE-1.4.2-b28 works well with mozilla 1.3.1

Comment 2

14 years ago
same crash experience here: Mozilla 1.7.2, j2re 1.4.2
I just checked: is installed

Comment 3

14 years ago
olaf, are you linking the proper Java JRE ? (ns610-gcc32, not ns610-gcc29) ?

Comment 4

14 years ago
yes, I linked ns610-gcc32. ns610-gcc29 did not exist, but ns610, and with a link
to ns610 Mozilla won't even start
This is an automated message, with ID "auto-resolve01".

This bug has had no comments for a long time. Statistically, we have found that
bug reports that have not been confirmed by a second user after three months are
highly unlikely to be the source of a fix to the code.

While your input is very important to us, our resources are limited and so we
are asking for your help in focussing our efforts. If you can still reproduce
this problem in the latest version of the product (see below for how to obtain a
copy) or, for feature requests, if it's not present in the latest version and
you still believe we should implement it, please visit the URL of this bug
(given at the top of this mail) and add a comment to that effect, giving more
reproduction information if you have it.

If it is not a problem any longer, you need take no action. If this bug is not
changed in any way in the next two weeks, it will be automatically resolved.
Thank you for your help in this matter.

The latest beta releases can be obtained from:
This bug has been automatically resolved after a period of inactivity (see above
comment). If anyone thinks this is incorrect, they should feel free to reopen it.
Last Resolved: 13 years ago
Resolution: --- → EXPIRED


8 years ago
Component: Java: OJI → Java: OJI
Product: Core → Core Graveyard
You need to log in before you can comment on or make changes to this bug.