mozilla + java problems

walt wa1ter at
Thu Jan 22 06:23:18 PST 2004

Joe Marcus Clarke wrote:
> On Wed, 2004-01-21 at 23:29, walt wrote:

>>I can use mozilla to run any of the jdk14 demo applets just fine, but NOT
>>when I try to view a java web page.  Seems like that may be an important
>>clue -- but I dunno what it means.

> ...You may also want to compare environments as well
> as use the JVM ControlPanel to enable the Java Plug-in console, and see
> if any messages in there offer a clue as to why things are failing.

Thanks to Dan for mailing me off list with this clue:  I had just enabled
ipv6 in my kernel and never would have made the connection, but this fixes
the problem:

# sysctl net.inet6.ip6.v6only=0

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