Your registration is confirmed for the webinar… We are looking forward to having you join us.
To help maximize your webinar experience we recommend that you join a test meeting before the session to check your system and browser compatibility at http://www.webex.com/test-meeting.html.
Now I have to waste half an hour for discovering the problem and solve it.
Chrome and Linux
Starting with Chrome version 35, NPAPI (Netscape Plug-in API) support was removed for the Linux platform. For more information, see Chrome and NPAPI (blog.chromium.org).
Firefox is the recommended browser for Java on Linux.
No problem, let’s use Firefox. But…
Sometimes I miss Windows and its closed environment.
Don’t give up. In the error page, the details shows the Java Console:
Where is the Java Control Panel on Linux?!!!
Keep calm and open the Terminal:
$ whereis java
$ ls -la /usr/bin/java
lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 22 may 8 2014 /usr/bin/java -> /etc/alternatives/java
$ cd /usr/lib/jvm/java-8-oracle/jre/bin
ControlPanel javaws.real keytool policytool servertool
java jcontrol orbd rmid tnameserv
javaws jjs pack200 rmiregistry unpack200
Now, you can follow the instructions:
Go to the Security tab:
Press Edit Site List…
Add the location:
I’ve spent too much time with you, so I accept the risk
Piece of cake.
It’s been fun and annoying at the same time.