The JavaTM Plug-in
JavaTM Plug-in enables applets written to the Java 2 Platform 5.0 specification to be run in Mozilla and Internet Explorer web browsers. Java Plug-in comes with the 5.0 JRE/JDK.Java Plug-in Developer Guide
The Java Plug-in Developer Guide provides documentation in the following areas:Common DOM API
- Java Plug-in Basics
- Deployment Schemes
- Debugging Support
- Advanced Topics
Applet developers can use the Common DOM (Document Object Model) API when writing applets intended to run with Java Plug-in. The Common DOM API enables developers to traverse the DOM from within their applets. The Common DOM API is supported only in applets run with 1.4 or 5.0 versions of Java Plug-in. It will not work with applications.