Java in FreeBSD 7.0
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Thu Apr 24 01:49:01 UTC 2008
On Wed, 23 Apr 2008 11:55:51 -0700
Dale <daledorman1 at earthlink.net> wrote:
> Reference my thread dated on Wed Apr 9 with same title ...
> I now have Java Plugin Diablo-1.5.0-b01 (Java(TM) Plugin 1.5.0) this
> information is from about:plugins ...
> when the install was done these two errors appeared at the end of the
> install ..
> pkg_add: warning: package "diablo-jre-1.5.0.07-01" requires
> "xorg-libraries-6.9.0", but "xorg-libraries-7.3_1" is installed
> pkg_add: warning: package "diablo-jre-1.5.0.07.01 requires
> "javavmwrapper-2.0_6", but "javavmwrapper-2.3" is installed
these msgs simply tell you that the binary pkg you are installing has certain
dependencies which you HAVE installed, but with a newer version. it isn't an
error.... or are you suggesting the package does NOT get installed after this ?
> The Java pkg I downloaded was obtained from the FreeBSD Foundation web
> site and is pkg .. jre 1.5.0-7
> The problem I am experiencing is that on the two web sites I have tried
> to access where Java is needed .. only allow a partial completion to the
> final web page .. so in effect I cannot get to the end result ...
> which is being able to use the desired web site ..
if I understand this correctly, you therefore HAVE java installed in your
system - can you please confirm by running:
pkg_info | grep -i java
If that comes back with the right info, then it seems it is an issue with your
browser not loading the java plugin. What browser are you using?
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