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Help !! Anyone know about certificates for applets ?????

 
Jonathan W. Brett
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I have an applet that needs to access the local hard drive. It is possible to get the users to download a plug-in BUT is it possible to get a type of certificate allowing users to access the applet without downloading a plug-in ?? Please help, I am totally stuck right now !!!
 
Manfred Leonhardt
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Hi Jonathan,
Read the following document.
http://developer.java.sun.com/developer/technicalArticles/Security/Signed/
Regards,
Manfred.
 
Sanket Bakshi
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Originally posted by Jonathan W. Brett:

I have an applet that needs to access the local hard drive. It is possible to get the users to download a plug-in BUT is it possible to get a type of certificate allowing users to access the applet without downloading a plug-in ?? Please help, I am totally stuck right now !!!

In that case, you will have to write different codes for both Internet Explorer and NetScape.
 
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