Java plugin Firefox-2?

Wulfy wulfmann at
Thu May 8 15:27:29 BST 2008

Hong, ManBok wrote:
> Wulfy wrote:
>> I replaced Firefox-3 with Firefox-2.  I got everything working (or so I 
>> thought) but now I find that the java-plugin isn't there...  at least 
>> FF2 can't find it.  I know it's installed because I checked in 
>> aptitude.  I even removed and re-installed it because I thought perhaps 
>> the package had been screwed by removing FF3...
>> Anyone know how to enable Java in FF2 on Hardy?
> I've got that problem when I used FF2 in Gutsy. At that time, I solved 
> as follows:
> first, check the the java runtime environment installed in your system.
> If you can find the folder such as /usr/java/jre.1.5.0_10, it has been 
> installed.
> Next, go to the folder in which firefox is installed (e.g., 
> /usr/bin/firefox) and
> make the following link file,
> "sudo ln -s /usr/java/jre1.5.0_10/plugin/i386/ns7 ./"
> I hope this may help you~  :-)
> ManBok Hong
Yep!  Got it working.  Finally.  :@)

Thanks a lot!  :@)



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