Subject: Re: Enabling Java in Netscape Communicator 4.6
From: Donnell Hughes (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Wed Jul 05 2000 - 01:34:11 MDT
I tried 4.7, but Netscape crashed.
Are there any other browsers that allow stable java applet execution? I am
trying to use AOL Quick Buddy, a java implementation of Instant Messenger.
Stefan Schneider wrote:
> Nope, that's netscape for you... Java support was improved in 4.71 and is
> purportedly better in Mozilla/Netscape6. In my case I always leave the
> "enable Java" button off all the times :)
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Donnell Hughes <email@example.com>
> To: <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Sent: Monday, July 03, 2000 7:44 AM
> Subject: Enabling Java in Netscape Communicator 4.6
> > I am using Netscape Communicator 4.6 (distributed with YDL CS 1.1). By
> > default, the "Enable Java" button is deselected in the Netscape
> > preferences. I obtained a JRE (JRE1.2.2) from BlackDown and installed
> > it in the /usr/local directory as root. I made sure that I had the
> > correct glibc before installation. I then "enabled Java" within
> > Netscape. Now, whenever I visit a page with a Java applet, Netscape
> > crashes. Did I miss a step? I'd appreciate any help in this matter.
> > Thanks.
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