Run The demo Apps
Here are some step-by-step instructions on how to use the Java Web Start Demo Applications.
JWS is used with a Java enabled browser that is configured to accept the MIME type able to launch a Java Web Start application on a "click". If your browser does not recognize the jnlp file extension then you may have to set it manually as
Java Web Start (JWS)
JNLP (Java Network Launch Protocol) is an XML-based protocol that is used to deploy Java and JavaFX applications on the Internet within a compatible browser or on the desktop. The MIME type is called application/x-java-jnlp-file and will map to files with jnlp as their extension. To find out more on how to deploy a Java Web Start application, this page has a well detailed Oracle Tutorial.
Configure the Java Security Policy
The tool used with the java 8 Oracle version is a command called jcontrol
used like so:
This will open the Java Control Panel. Alternatively you can edit the file "exception.sites" in your home java file "~/.java/deployment/security/" path.
To run the demos have the following sites listed:
Below you will find the image of the ASDTester demo example running out of the browser.