Updating boot camp drivers
I had tried a ton of suggested fixes for the issue before stumbling upon this work around. In it, I link to the Apple discussion forums at the bottom, where people have been saying that this workaround fixes the issue for them.[crarko adds: I find I already don't have middle names in any of my Contacts, so I've not seen this.I think the actual hint here is a reminder that if a site misbehaves, changing the user agent can be an effective troubleshooting tool.] Usually I want to open Gmail in Chrome and URLs pointing to my development server in Firefox. There is this nifty free app called Lin Castor that enables you to register your own handler for an URL.Although it had beed designed to register your own non-standard URL schemes, it can intercept standard http and https as well.Web applets still use the up to date, secure version 1.7 plugin.
What was happening on the not-working Macs was that the jdk versions were being used, and the Juniper vpn client won't work with them.
On two of the Macs, as soon as I fired up the Citrix app, the Java vpn window would show 'error'. Then I remembered that I had done some Java development in the past and installed various jdks from Oracle so I ran: That was on the working Mac.
Then I remembered the difference between 'System' Java, Java plugins, and Java development kits.
I use the same mechanism to launch 'site specific browsers apps' created by Fluid.
For example I have a JIRA app wrapper which looks for anything staring with