In order to run Java enabled website on Firefox, we need Java web applet plugin to be installed. In this tutorial, I am going to show you how to install Java web plugin on Linux Lite 2.0. When this Java web plugin is enabled, we can then run many Java powered web applications on web browser. Installing Java web applet plugin on Linux Lite 2.0 made simpler with the default application called Install Additional Software. With this tool we can install many additional software on Linux Lite 2.0 such as Java web applet, Dropbox, Google Chrome, Chromium and many more.
To install Java web applet plugin on Linux Lite 2.0 simply click Menu | System | Install Additional Software. The new Terminal window with options will open up.
Now type 10 and press Enter. This will let the tool to install required packages to install Java web applet plugin. Once finished, open Firefox and type “about:plugins” without quotes. You should see IcedTea-Web plugin listed there.
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