Java Runtime Environment on Mozilla Firefox


To enable Java Runtime Environment plugin on Firefox, try this:

sudo aptitude install sun-java6-bin sun-java6-jre sun-java6-plugin

Then, make a symbolic link to (which is located in /plugin/i386/ns7/ directory of Java on my Java-1.6.0 installed system) in your Mozilla Plugins directory.

To locate Mozilla plugins directory, simply type:

locate firefox | grep /plugins$

Then, restart Firefox and that’s all.