[LON-CAPA-users] Apples and applets
Wed, 9 Nov 2005 13:55:27 -0800
I tried Opera on a public computer here and JMol worked just fine.
Can't check out the other browsers readily because I don't have access to a
Mac on which I have sufficient privileges to install things.
However I shall assume that this is all good info.
On Wednesday 09 November 2005 10:51, Guy Albertelli II wrote:
> Hi Ray,
> > So, do I infer from this that Jmol will not work on Macs in
> > IE and Mozilla Firefox?
> The important point is not the browser but the version of Java that
> the browser uses. You need at least version 1.4 of Java for the Java
> Opera works great (ships with its own Java)
> Safari you need to be running the latest version and it will use the
> correct java
> Firefox (and likely IE) you need http://javaplugin.sourceforge.net/
> so that you can use a modern Java (otherwise they both
> default back to 1.3.1 which has no support for LiveConnect)
Raymond J. Batchelor, PhD
Department of Chemistry
Simon Fraser University