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Internet Explorer always using the latest jre installed.
Joined: Oct 12, 2004
Apr 06, 2007 05:14:00
Hi I have an
that uses static versioning so the user must have 1.4.2_03 jre installed. If not it will be downloaded.
However if the user has 1.4.2_03 and 1.5.x the applet uses 1.5.x even though the object tag uses the above classid for 1.4.2_03.
It seems Internet Explorer will always use the latest jre installed. The Java Console in IE shows:
Java Plug-in 1.5.0_09
Using JRE version 1.5.0_09 Java HotSpot(TM) Client VM
Is this the case?? What if my applet code doesn't work with 1.5
Joined: Mar 22, 2005
Apr 06, 2007 09:20:00
Why would code that is working with 1.4 not work with 5.0? By relying on a bug in 1.4? Or by being hit with a new bug in 5.0?
5.0 has been out for years. I would suggest to qualify your application for 5.0 if you haven't done so yet.
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