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I have previously seen webex working with firefox 3 on the same install of ubuntu, I have the sun java6 packages installed including the plugin for mozilla.

(sun-java6-bin sun-java6-jre sun-java6-plugin)

I do not have any of the icedtea packages or openjdk packages installed.

What am I missing?

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Steve P found the answer:


  1. get 32 bit swiftfox 3.6 deb for intel prescott and install:

  2. get 32 bit java jre from and install in ~

  3. link the appropriate plugin files from the java folder to /usr/lib/swiftfox/plugins

/usr/lib/swiftfox/plugins/ -> ~/java32/lib/i386/

/usr/lib/swiftfox/plugins/ -> ~/java32/plugin/i386/ns7-gcc29/

/usr/lib/swiftfox/plugins/ -> ~/java32/lib/i386/

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