So the lesson appears to be as follows: Applets compiled with a Java 1.6 compiler may not run properly on Macs when delivered through a browser. I found some intimations of this problem on the Web, which is how I got the idea of recompiling the applet in Java 1.5.
The Java 1.6-compiled applet failed on browsers running MacOS 10.5.8 as well.
Bob Grossman wrote:I thought the whole point was to compile code written for later Java into a form that could be read by earlier Java?
He's dead Jim. Grab his tricorder. I'll get his wallet and this tiny ad:
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