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#1 F3x

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Posted 10 April 2019 - 14:07

Has anyone had success playing the web browser version of the game?

I have had no success in IE11 or Firefox 52.0 ESR (still supports Java)

 

The security certificate for cdn.eldevin.com expired Nov. 27 2017. You do receive a warning that the connection to site is untrusted, however you can bypass the warning. 

 

I am currently running Java 8 update 201.

I have added *.eldevin.com into the allowed sites in the Java configuration panel.

 

The game begins to load after allowing Java to run... you get a "loading libraries" and "unpacking core" message from the game session.

 

After that...black screen. Nothing ever loads. If you navigate away, it white screens.

 

Maybe I need any older Java version, or maybe it is a problem related to the security cert being expired.

Could someone else give it a try and let me if you get the same result.

 

Now, you will probably say... Just download the client. For various reasons, I would like to be able to launch the game in the browser.



#2 Irradiated

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Posted 14 April 2019 - 01:59

Don't know if this helps, but the last time I played Eldevin in a browser I used Firefox with Java version 1.7.0_51.  This was back before FF stopped supporting it in the main release.


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#3 livingtarget

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Posted 15 April 2019 - 14:09

We rely on the xml libraries that are automatically included in Java 7 and seem to be removed (optional) on later versions of Java. Java 7 is the only way currently to run the game.



#4 F3x

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Posted 18 April 2019 - 15:32

Thank your for the response. I have installed Java 7u80 and continue to get a black screen. Also tried Java 7u76 and get the same result. Any ideas?




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