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Re: [SLUG] Crash after Netscape login to bank - Java applet
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- Subject: Re: [SLUG] Crash after Netscape login to bank - Java applet
- From: Jeff Waugh <jdub@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Wed Feb 20 20:11:01 2002
- Reply-by: Mon, 12 Nov 2001 20:09:24 +1100
- User-agent: Mutt/1.3.27i
<quote who="Nique Naque">
> What happens instead is the various browser screens (Netscape 4.75) go
> blank and cannot be restarted, on closing them the system goes down or
> freezes and forces a reboot - most unusual linux behaviour...
> Can anyone explain?
Sure: Netscape is a terrible browser, and Java makes it do very ugly things.
[ Try Mozilla, which will install the required Java components for you. It
is a far, far, far better browser now. ]
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