Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 71775
Mozilla crashed when visiting a page with java applet using java plug-ins
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:45:37 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.0.1) Gecko/20020804
Description of problem:
I copy the java plugins from SDK 1.4.0 from SUN into the plugins directory of
mozilla ( I try version for ns4, ns600 and ns610). When I check if the plugins
load correctly (Help, About Plugins in Mozilla), the plugins seems to load OK
and appears correctly in the list of Plugins. But when I visit any wen page and
a java appet, mozilla just crashed.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install Java plugs into mozilla (plug-ins for netscape 4, 6 and 6.1 have been
2.visit a page with java applet
3.see the result... it crashes. :)
Actual Results: Mozilla's window just close.
Expected Results: The applet should be loaded and displayed.
Works for me with 1.0.1-23.
Umm....well, hate to burst your bubble, but it happens for me too. Although I
can't send you the URL, specifically I'm using Citrix NFuse and one of the
application applets causes mozilla to crash. I'm using the latest mozilla from
Someone on irc told me to make a symlink instead of copying the plugin file...
that solved the problem for me. Also, he says it is better to use
Hope this help...
Thank you - the symbolic link worked!