java 6 webstart plugins for firefox?

Karl Auer kauer at
Mon Mar 31 14:25:02 UTC 2008

On Mon, 2008-03-31 at 16:14 +0200, Markus Schönhaber wrote:
> And firefox doesn't ask you what to do when you click on a link with an
> jnlp file?

Yes, it does - it offers Java 5 and "save to disk".

> > - but I know that Webstart for java 5 is working. And there are no

> Hm, at least the entries for file types handled by plugins should be there.

Oh, there are lots of things there (OGG, MPEG, etc), just way fewer than
expected, and none that have anything to do with webstart - not even
Java 5.

> As a last resort you could try with a fresh firefox profile.


Regards, K.

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