Linux: Google Chrome and Java Applet
User: kmaclean
Date: 9/27/2014 12:52 pm
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from the Oracle Java faq:

Chrome and Linux

Starting with Chrome version 35, NPAPI (Netscape Plug-in API) support was removed for the Linux platform. For more information, see Chrome and NPAPI (

Firefox is the recommended browser for Java on Linux.

From Slav' post: What does the removal of NPAPI plugin support mean to an end user?

  • Java will have to re-write their plugin for Chrome to use new API