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    IcedTea-Web plugin -- file location???

    Hi -- sorry if this is a stupid question...

    [To support a legacy system] I am trying to use IcedTea-Web to provide java browser plugin (on an old version of Firefox).

    I have the IcedTea-Web package installed:

    > [bode@hydra ~]$ rpm -q --all | grep iced
    > icedtea-web-1.7.1-10.fc28.noarch

    The IcedTea documentation gives instructions for linking in the plugin (a file designated IcedTeaPlugin.so) into the broswer:

    https://icedtea.classpath.org/wiki/IcedTea-Web#Plugin

    However no such file is among the files provided by the icedtea rpm:

    https://fedora.pkgs.org/28/fedora-i3...oarch.rpm.html

    There must be something simple that I am missing. Is there some post-installation build step that I need to do to build the shared object file???

    Help me please...

    - Andy

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    Re: IcedTea-Web plugin -- file location???

    You can use rpm to list all the files in a package and their install location.
    Code:
    rpm -ql icedtea-web
    However, install scripts may create symlinks and/or alternatives entries, especially for things like java, post install.
    Code:
    rpm -q --scripts icedtea-web
    Or this,
    Code:
    $ sudo dnf repoquery --requires icedtea-web
    Last metadata expiration check: 0:06:07 ago on Fri 07 Dec 2018 11:04:12 AM EST.
    /bin/bash
    /bin/sh
    /usr/sbin/alternatives  <== yeah, thought so
    GConf2
    chkconfig >= 1.7
    java-1.8.0-openjdk
    java-headless
    javapackages-tools
    mozilla-filesystem
    rhino
    tagsoup

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