I use the same mechanism to launch 'site specific browsers apps' created by Fluid.
For example I have a JIRA app wrapper which looks for anything staring with
Phrases like 'Call my wife' or 'Tell my dad' stopped working.
Siri knew who those people were but proclaimed 'Uh oh, I don't have a phone number for Jane Isa Doe." and beneath, there's a message: "Content Not Available." I debugged this for over an hour and on a hunch, found a workaround that seems to work for nearly everyone who has tried it.
To fix things for the moment I simply removed the jdk folders.
And then checked that the reported version of Java was 1.6 on each Mac.
[crarko adds: I tested this, and it works as described. I tried it in 10.10 beta 2, and it also worked there.
There's not much documentation for it, so tinker around a bit to get the result you want.] I'm writing a detailed set of instructions for getting VPN 'on-demand' working with i OS 7.Web applets still use the up to date, secure version 1.7 plugin.[crarko adds: I believe Oracle has said that eventually Java will no longer support applets at all, on any platform.] A few weeks ago, a number of people started reporting having trouble with Siri.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.I'd also like to understand why this works and why the problem even exists.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.