Problems with latest openJDK update


After my openJDK 1.6 was updated in opensuse 11.1 from 1.2_b11-22 to 1.4_b14-24 my banks logon applet stopped working. No errors are reported, firefox just shows “applet starting…” in the status bar and the rectangle where the applet usually starts remains gray.

When downgrading to 1.2_b11-22 the applet starts working again. My banks only solution was to stay on the old version, but it is unsatisfactory to not be able to receive security patches.

Can anyone help solving this problem?

The bank logon applet is at