[PLUG] firefox 1.5, java 1.5 plugins not working

Carla Schroder carla at bratgrrl.com
Thu Jan 19 22:06:56 PST 2006


On Thursday 19 January 2006 22:01, Carla Schroder wrote:
> On Thursday 19 January 2006 17:32, Keith Morse wrote:
> > Given the following:
> >
> > /usr/java/jre1.5.0_06
> > /usr/lib/firefox-1.5/
> >
> > [kgmorse at marguay plugins]# ls -al
> > /usr/lib/firefox-1.5/plugins/libjavaplugin_oji.so
> > lrwxrwxrwx  1 root root 58 Jan 19 17:16
> > /usr/lib/firefox-1.5/plugins/libjavaplugin_oji.so ->
> >      /usr/java/jre1.5.0_06/plugin/i386/ns7/libjavaplugin_oji.so
> >
> >
> > Everytime I fire up firefox and plug about:plugins to the browser it
> > only shows the default libnull plugin.
> >
> > Anybody have a clue stick for me?  And sorry about the line wrapping
> > above.
>
> Try making a soft link from to libjavaplugin_oji.so
> from /home/user/.mozilla/plugins/libjavaplugin_oji.so.
>
> It must be a link- don't copy the file.

OK, here is the coherent version:

carla at windbag:~/.mozilla/plugins$ ls -al
libjavaplugin_oji.so 
-> /usr/lib/j2se/1.4/jre/plugin/i386/mozilla/libjavaplugin_oji.so

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