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Bug ID: JDK-6657990 Regression of 6635826: new plug-in does not run on top of JDK 1.4.2
JDK-6657990 : Regression of 6635826: new plug-in does not run on top of JDK 1.4.2

Details
Type:
Bug
Submit Date:
2008-02-01
Status:
Closed
Updated Date:
2010-09-08
Project Name:
JDK
Resolved Date:
2008-06-16
Component:
deploy
OS:
generic
Sub-Component:
plugin
CPU:
generic
Priority:
P3
Resolution:
Fixed
Affected Versions:
6u10
Fixed Versions:
6u10 (b12)

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Description
Due to the use of the Boolean.parseBoolean() API in changes in PluginMain from 6606784, the new Java Plug-In currently does not run on top of 1.4.2. This is a reoccurrence of 6635826.

                                    

Comments
SUGGESTED FIX

http://sa.sfbay.sun.com/projects/deployment_data/6u10/6657990.0/
testcase: http://j2se.east/deployment/www/tests/1.6.0_10/6635826/
                                     
2008-02-01
EVALUATION

Changed to use Boolean.valueOf(String).booleanValue() instead of JDK
5-specific Boolean.parseBoolean().
                                     
2008-02-01



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