[maemo-users] [maemo-users] JAVA for the 770

From: Larry Battraw lbattraw at gmail.com
Date: Wed Jan 31 00:51:29 EET 2007
  It's not that big a deal, we all make mistakes :-)  If nothing else
it stimulated discussion and peoples' interest in something that has
not been worked much at all.  Mostly a lot of complaining, not too
much action, so it's nice to see people get involved and try new


On 1/29/07, sebastian maemo <sebastian.maemo at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm so sorry... Really, I'm terribly ashamed. My Java experiment didn't work
> properly. It was just a misunderstanding. It is true that the online banking
> pages started to work good after installing that JVM, but it was a
> coincidence. I've tested it and realized that those online banks don't run
> java applets on their sites. What really happened is that after installing
> the minimo, java and other related packages, I probably updated a damaged
> library that blocked me from entering those banking sites previously to the
> JVM installation.
> Fucking idiot (I am).
> 2007/1/27, Larry Battraw <lbattraw at gmail.com>:
> > On 1/26/07, sebastian maemo <sebastian.maemo at gmail.com> wrote:
> > > Hi Wahlau:
> > >
> > (snip)
> > >
> > > So you run your pre-installed browser (that is an Opera version), and go  to
> > > the maps.google.com webpage. You don't need to install anything. If you wait
> > > a few seconds for the webpage to download, you'll see the typical map view
> > > and even satellite or hybrid view if you like.
> >
> > I think we may have a misunderstanding here.  Google Maps is based on
> > JavaScript --no relation to Java-- and works without a JVM.  I have a
> > 770 that has been freshly flashed which shows Google Maps just fine.
> >
> > Larry

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