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Subject: RE: WPS editor applet
From: Lee Marlow (lmarlow_at_yahoo.com)
Date: 2003-04-18


How about a Java Web Start version? That'll take the browser out of the
picture completely.

-----Original Message-----
From: owner-rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se [mailto:owner-rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se] On
Behalf Of BoD
Sent: Friday, April 18, 2003 7:57 AM
To: rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se
Subject: Re: WPS editor applet

for_spam_at_gmx.de wrote:
> hey,
> this is cool and useful stuff !
> but, as always, we see java is far away from "write once, run
> anywhere" :D only seems to work with mozilla + jre1.4.1 for me -
> doesn`t work with older netscape series and not with MS IE. (their
> java engines don`t contain java swing classes, you use them)

Well as you understood, it is really not an issue of the browser, but just
the version of the JVM. It should work fine with any browser that can use
the java plugin 1.3+.

> Your program is cool, no way - but to install fat mozilla and fat jre
> just to run a little program is no good way. I think, by providing
> native win32 and linux binaries,

what do you mean by native binaries ?

BoD



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