Re: java callbackks

From: Stefano Mazzocchi <>
Date: Thu, 22 Dec 2005 10:15:10 -0800

Andrew Harrison wrote:
> Thanks both. I've been looking at the java extension of the mozilla tree
> (Javaconnect). In theory one can invoke an xpcom component from Java
> using this (via JNI). So my java class would invoke the component, and
> other components would implement nsIObserver to receive messages. But at
> the moment Firefox crashes (actually the hotspot dynamic library
> crashes) when it comes to the invocation. Not sure why at the moment. It
> might go on the back burner for a bit. I can probably push the
> notification functionality I need back into the Java side.


please keep us informed of what you find (or post it on the wiki as we do too), I'm sure a lot of people would
love to have a fully bidirectional between moz and java.

Thanks much in advance!

Stefano Mazzocchi
Research Scientist                 Digital Libraries Research Group
Massachusetts Institute of Technology            location: E25-131C
77 Massachusetts Ave                   telephone: +1 (617) 253-1096
Cambridge, MA  02139-4307              email: stefanom at mit . edu
Received on Thu Dec 22 2005 - 18:08:10 EST

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