appletviewer − The Java Applet Viewer
The appletviewer command allows you to run applets outside of a web browser.
appletviewer [ options ] urls ...
The appletviewer command connects to the documents or resources designated by urls and displays each
applet referenced by the documents in its own window. Note: if the documents referred to by urls do not
reference any applets with the OBJECT, EMBED, or APPLET tag, then appletviewer does nothing. For
details on the HTML tags that appletviewer supports, see AppletViewer Tags @
Note: The appletviewer requires encoded URLs according to the escaping mechanism defined in
RFC2396. Only encoded URLs are supported. However, file names must be unencoded, as specified in
Starts the applet viewer in the Java debugger, jdb(1), thus allowing you to debug the applets in the
−encoding encoding name
Specify the input HTML file encoding name.
Passes through the string javaoption as a single argument to the Java interpreter which runs the
appletviewer. The argument should not contain spaces. Multiple argument words must all begin
with the prefix −J, which is stripped. This is useful for adjusting the compiler’s execution environ-
ment or memory usage.
20 Mar 2008