Christopher Juckins

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1. Exit Firefox.

2. Make sure only the latest version of Firefox and the latest version of Java is installed on the system. Use rpm -e to remove old packages and download new ones from and as necessary.

3. Create a symbolic link to the Java Plugin in the Firefox plugins directory.

# cd /usr/local/src/firefox/plugins
# ln -s /usr/java/default/lib/i386/ .

4. Start Firefox

5. Open about:plugins in the URL address bar to verify Java is now seen in the browser.

6. Test with a Java verification page from as necessary.

fixing_java_in_firefox_3.6.x_on_linux_x64.txt · Last modified: 2010/09/13 10:43 by juckins