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Re: (abort)Re: why can't I visit this web site




Thank Greg Wooledge!

I have created a new user, and the problem remain
it mean the default setting does not work for the web site

iceweasel in jessie really is firefox?
it's strange that firefox for XP is ok with the site

Thank Brian!

On 6/8/17, Greg Wooledge <wooledg@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Thu, Jun 08, 2017 at 04:05:33AM +0800, Long Wind wrote:
>> On 6/8/17, Lisi Reisz <lisi.reisz@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> > Why are you using Iceweasel?  (You probably said, but I can't find it.)
>
>> iceweasel is debian's fork of firefox( which is popular)?
>> i want to use a popular browser
>> and i think iceweasel is a popular one.
>
> You've missed the point, though to be fair it wasn't spelled out very
> clearly.
>
> The "iceweasel" name is historic now.  The trademark issues with
> Mozilla have been resolved.  In jessie and stretch, iceweasel is a
> *transitional* package, existing only to bring in firefox-esr for
> people who had previously been using the browser under that name.
> Once you've got firefox-esr installed, you can remove the "iceweasel"
> transitional package.
>
> As for your original issue, I'm stumped.  Firefox-esr (and iceweasel
> before it) have Javascript enabled by default.  If your Javascript web
> site isn't loading in those browsers, and you're sure you've tried it with
> the default settings, then the reason is something much too subtle for me.
>
> (If you haven't tried it with the default settings yet, that would be
> the next thing I'd try.  Create a new browser profile, or create a
> whole new Debian user account if you want a *really* clean slate.)
>
>