help with chat application


hello there,

i downloaded a free applet chat application which i am now trying to run on my computer.i am running it through tomcat.i copied the downloaded folder coolsmile in my root and update the "index.html" file with the line :
<PARAM name="server" value="irc.your-chat-server.com">

to

<PARAM name="server" value="localhost:8080/chat">

but i dont get the application running.i just get a screen saying please wait while loading chat box

i want to know can i run the application locally

the hyml file is this

<HTML><HEAD>
<TITLE>www.coolsmile.net - Chat sympa et gratuit</TITLE>
</HEAD>

<BODY style="background-color: #000000; margin: 1px; overflow: hidden;">
<CENTER>
<APPLET name="coolsmile" code="EIRC.class" width="100%" height="100%">
      <PARAM name="archive" value="EIRC.jar,EIRC-cfg.jar">
      <PARAM name="cabbase" value="EIRC.cab,EIRC-cfg.cab">
      <PARAM name="server" value="http://localhost:8080/chat">
      <PARAM name="port" value="6667">
      <PARAM name="irc_pass" value="">
      <PARAM name="font_name" value="Helvetica">
      <PARAM name="font_size" value="11">
      <PARAM name="language" value="">
      <PARAM name="mainbg" value="#809BDC">
      <PARAM name="mainfg" value="#000000">
      <PARAM name="textbg" value="#FFFFFF">
      <PARAM name="textfg" value="#000000">
      <PARAM name="selbg" value="#F0F0FF">
      <PARAM name="selfg" value="#000000">
      <PARAM name="join" value="#Cool,#Quizz">
      <PARAM name="username" value="cool">
      <PARAM name="realname" value="20 H Coolsmile">
      <PARAM name="nickname" value="Hello??">
      <PARAM name="nicksrv_pass" value="">
      <PARAM name="login" value="1">
      <PARAM name="asl" value="1">
      <PARAM name="spawn_frame" value="0">
      <PARAM name="width" value="700">
      <PARAM name="height" value="500">
      <PARAM name="write_color" value="12">
      <PARAM name="debug_traffic" value="0">
      <PARAM name="boxmessage" value="Please wait while loading chat box...">
      <PARAM name="boxbgcolor" value="blue">
      <PARAM name="boxfgcolor" value="black">
      <PARAM name="progressbar" value="true">
      <PARAM name="progresscolor" value="red">
      <B>You must enable or <A HREF="http://www.java.com">setup Java</A> in your web browser !</B>
</APPLET>
</CENTER>
</BODY></HTML>
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runa_paathakConnect With a Mentor Commented:
You don't need Tomcat to run an applet. Just put the applet class file and index.html in one folder and open index.html in your browser. See here to learn more about HTML <applet> tag: http://www.w3schools.com/tags/tag_applet.asp
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