Re: Bye-bye Java: impact on technical communications?

Subject: Re: Bye-bye Java: impact on technical communications?
From: Kathleen MacDowell <kathleen -dot- eamd -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: "Combs, Richard" <richard -dot- combs -at- polycom -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 11 Jan 2013 15:16:32 -0600

Many thanks, Richard. Just the info I need :-)


On Fri, Jan 11, 2013 at 10:48 AM, Combs, Richard
<richard -dot- combs -at- polycom -dot- com>wrote:

> Kathleen MacDowell wrote:
>
> > PS I'm using Firefox.
> >
> > On Fri, Jan 11, 2013 at 10:23 AM, Kathleen MacDowell
> > <kathleen -dot- eamd -at- gmail -dot- com> wrote:
> > All,
> >
> > I get a bit confused every time a java warning is issued: my browser
> > options allow me to disable javascript, but says nothing about java.
> > Should I be disabling javascript?
>
> Peter's right -- they're two different animals. To disable Java in FF, go
> to about:addons. On the Plugins tab, look for something like "Java(TM)
> Platform SE" and click its Disable button.
>
> Of course, there's no shortage of Javascript exploits either. :-} If
> you're really security-conscious, look into the QuickJS extension, which
> lets you enable/disable Javascript with a toolbar button so you can allow
> it only when you need it.
>
> HTH!
>
> Richard G. Combs
> Senior Technical Writer
> Polycom, Inc.
> richardDOTcombs AT polycomDOTcom
> 303-223-5111
> ------
> rgcombs AT gmailDOTcom
> 303-903-6372
> ------
>
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References:
Bye-bye Java: impact on technical communications?: From: Paul Goble
RE: Bye-bye Java: impact on technical communications?: From: Combs, Richard
Re: Bye-bye Java: impact on technical communications?: From: Kathleen MacDowell
Re: Bye-bye Java: impact on technical communications?: From: Kathleen MacDowell
RE: Bye-bye Java: impact on technical communications?: From: Combs, Richard

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