[K12OSN] Java Plugin

Nils Breunese nils at breun.nl
Tue Dec 9 19:52:07 UTC 2008

Jim Christiansen wrote:

> Dumb question:
> I've got a student that is doing a distance ed course using First  
> Class...
> I have run the Install Java from the additional programs folder in  
> root.  (K12ltspel5 64 bit) and then run close and run Firefox.
> about:plugins comes up with no plugins
> I've checked to see if /usr/lib/mozilla/plugins has the sim link to  
> the java plugin and it does.
> What do I do next?

There currently does not exist a 64-bit version of Sun's Java plugin.  
I don't know if nspluginwrapper supports running the 32-bit plugin in  
a 64-bit browser, but you could look into that. Otherwise you'll need  
to install a 32-bit browser.

Nils Breunese.

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