java plugin for netscape7

Khairil Yusof kaeru at
Wed Nov 26 00:41:43 PST 2003

On Wed, 2003-11-26 at 15:53, Odhiambo Washington wrote:

> I run 5.1-RELEASE and jdk1.4.2 from the ports. In the life of me,
> Netscape7 and Mozilla will not accept to load the libjavaplugin
> after I do the symlink. I have followed the howto to the letter.
> What could I be missing? Has anyone gotten luckier than I am?

Are you using native Mozilla? Native jdk1.4.2 plugins should not work
with linux browsers AFAIK.

# Add/link plugin and check plugin is loaded <about:plugins>

ln -s /usr/local/jdk1.4.2/jre/plugin/i386/ns610/ \

IPV6 issues.. there might be problems with IPV6 aware servers, so if
plugin is loaded and you get a bunch of errors about some crash in a
non-native method call, change this sysctl variable as below:

sysctl net.inet6.ip6.v6only=0


"You keep using that word. I do not think it means what you think it

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