What was happening on the not-working Macs was that the jdk versions were being used, and the Juniper vpn client won't work with them.To fix things for the moment I simply removed the jdk folders.[crarko adds: I find I already don't have middle names in any of my Contacts, so I've not seen this.I wonder if something is going on at Apple's end, where the Siri processing gets done.If you want Google searches to go back to the modern style, you need to change your User-Agent string.For Safari, enable the Develop Window and use an option in there that works. [crarko adds: I don't have an older system active at the moment to try this.I sometimes find the Java setup on my various Apple devices to be a mystery.
I'd be curious to know from Mac OSXHints users whether they are experiencing this problem in the first place and if the workaround works for you, too.
Although it had beed designed to register your own non-standard URL schemes, it can intercept standard http and https as well.
In Lin Castor (which you need to double-click twice to fully open for editing): on handle_url(args) if (|URL| of args starts with "https://mail.google.") then tell application "Google Chrome" open location |URL| of args end tell else if (|URL| of args starts with " then tell application "Firefox" open location |URL| of args end tell else tell application "Safari" open location |URL| of args end tell end return 1 end Obviously you should customize the code to suite your own specific needs.
Perhaps in preparation for i OS 8.] As of August 29, 2014, Google has decided to intentionally break old browsers.
They say it's not a bug, it's by design here, even though Google's support page says it accepts Safari 4 as a fully supported browser.