[clug] Latest Galeon/Mozilla and Java - Solution!

Jepri jepri at webone.com.au
Sun Jun 29 21:16:45 EST 2003

Thanks for that.  I had given up on getting Java installed and having 
to go to work to check my bank account in Internet Explorer.

I'll give it another try.

I (literally) might have been dreaming, but I recall some press 
regarding sun and a possible genuine open source release of JAva.  
Anyone else recall the same?  That would allow it to go in Debian at 

On 2003.06.29 20:45, Grant Morphett wrote:
> For those of you who are running the latest Galeon/Mozilla and are
> trying to get
> java to work within it you have my sympathy.  Its a nightmare and I
> have been
> battling with various hacks trying to get it to work however there is
> a solution
> at hand.
> I have just downloaded j2sdk1.4.2 (1.4.1 or below won't work) and it
> includes the
> following plugin
> j2sdk1.4.2/jre/plugin/i386/ns610-gcc32/libjavaplugin_oji.so
> As you can see they have finally rebuilt the java plugin with gcc 3.2
> This
> solves all the unresovled symbol and shared object file not found
> errors.
> I downloaded the sdk version from sun's web site but I presume it must
> also be in
> the jre distribution.
> FYI I am running the latest Debian/Unstable as of 29/6/03.
> Enjoy
> Grant Morphett
> GMORPH CONSULTANTS Pty Ltd - Solutions Outside the Square
> tel : +61 (0) 421 325348
> fax : +1 309 4164790

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