Re: [PanoToolsNG] What happened to Java?
- I'm a Java programmer. I think you might be able to configure
XP to hide the taskbar. I don't think that's a Java FUBAR -- I think.
I know of nothing that would cause Java to show the taskbar. In
fact, Java is so restricted that it can't even write a file to your
disk unless it's signed or you give it explicit permission in your
As for the horizontal strip that says Java Applet Window -- that's a SUN
boneheadism. In the same "I'm so dumb I hit my own thumb instead of
the nail" department as the memory restrictions on applets. People complain and file bug reports and they only get back excuses from
SUN as to why it is cosmologically impossible to fix. But don't get
> I got a Java update on my XP machine and now the panos are no longer
> fullscreen. The taskbar remains visible and above that is a dumb-looking
> horizontal strip that says "JavaAppletWindow".
> Is it a new security measure? Is there a "fix" for this? Or is this Sun's
> boneheaded way of telling us to use Flash 9 fullscreen instead?!?