CNET: Google begins barring browser plug-ins from Chrome

Fabrizio Giudici Fabrizio.Giudici at
Wed Sep 25 12:10:22 PDT 2013

On Wed, 25 Sep 2013 09:55:39 +0200, Tom Eugelink <tbee at> wrote:

> Nope, just too busy, period :-)
> I have an applet that I use for hour registration. It has been working  
> for me for years, and it would be a real bummer if that needs to be  
> rewritten (unnecessary hours). I'd probably consider using a different  
> browser.
> But I also read in the article that Google did something to the Flash  
> player to make it run on the other API. Maybe Java...

 From what I understand Java WebStart should still work, just not  
supporting "applet embedded in the page". Applications launched by  
WebStart should be unaffected. Or am I missing something?

Fabrizio Giudici - Java Architect @ Tidalwave s.a.s.
"We make Java work. Everywhere." - fabrizio.giudici at

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