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Re: firefox does not redirect to login page




Flo wrote: 
> Dear All,
> 
> I have an old laptop which I set up yesterday. And since it's old I only
> install the packages I need.
> 
> Today I realized that I cannot login into an public hotspot.
> 
> Up to now it worked in a way that I got redirected to the login page
> where I had to click on the connect button. This does not happen now.
> 
> It just says it cannot find the webpage.
> 
> What package is necessary to make firefox able to redirect me to the
> login page? What do I need to install?
> 

Try going to http://192.168.1.1

It's not your browser; it's the public hotspot, which is trying
to subvert https, and no longer can.

-dsr-