icedtea can't run applet

Omair Majid omajid at
Mon Oct 4 11:11:19 PDT 2010


On 10/01/2010 06:53 PM, siemsen at wrote:
> I'm sorry if this is the wrong list for this question.
> Iceweasel/Icedtea won't execute a Java applet that other
> browsers/plugins can.  When I use iceweasel/icedtea to visit
>, the applet is a grey box.
> Iceweasel reports the following errors:

The link that you provided doesnt work for me (is this an internal-only 
link?). I did a little bit of digging about app.releaseNotesURL and 
app.vedorURL and I dont think these errors are related to the plugin. 
Take a look at 
On the other hand, the grey box is probably a bug.

> Can you suggest anything?

Can you please file a bug at ? It 
would be great if you could post the code (or at least provide the class 
files/jars) for the applet. Could you please run firefox as
[substitute iceweasel as required]
and attach the contents of ~/.icedteaplugin/java.stdout and 
~/.icedteaplugin/java.stderr to the bug report? Feel free to edit these 
files to remove any sensitive information (like passwords).


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