Opera 9 Java problems
R (Chandra) Chandrasekhar
chandra at ee.uwa.edu.au
Mon Jul 31 00:49:51 UTC 2006
> Hi list,
> Has anybody tried Opera 9 in Kubuntu. Looks cool. I have a problem with
> java in it. I read all the instructions to get java enabled in Opera.
> And finally I got my Help -> About Opera to show me that Java is
> installed . The results it shows me are
> Version 9.00
> Build 344
> Platform Linux
> System i686, 2.6.15-26-386
> Qt library 3.3.6
> Java Java Runtime Environment installed
> Now when I go to the test java page of sun
> http://www.java.com/en/download/help/testvm.xml. It is not giving me the
> error that JRE is not installed but it shows a nice box. But I can not
> see the dancing duke logo there. It just shows be a box. I also tried
> the test applet from Opera for the analog clock. Even there I could not
> see the clock only a box is displayed.
I do not have the problem you have encountered. This is my setup:
1. Opera 9 from
2. Java from the Sun Java 5 packages from the Ubuntu multiverse repository
3. In Opera 9,
Tools -> Preferences -> Advanced -> Java
The dancing Duke does dance in my installation.
> Any inputs would be of great help.
31 Jul 06
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