A potentially serious bug in KIO/kio_http and a possible patch ??

Allan Sandfeld Jensen kde at carewolf.com
Mon Jul 19 11:58:38 BST 2010

On Monday 19 July 2010, Allan Sandfeld Jensen wrote:
> On Monday 19 July 2010, Dawit A wrote:
> > For me gmail with khtml does not get past the "Loading <email-address>"
> > status message. After that is shown, I always get a blank page regardless
> > of what user-agent string I use. I thought the flash bits are used only
> > when you have chat sounds and advanced attachment features enabled ??
> There are two ways to gets khtml and gmail working:
> Spoofing as older firefox and using gmail version 1.
> Spoofing as safari and using gmail version 2.
> If you use standard user-agent you get gmail version 1 and gets treated as
> an older safari, which leads to the situation where the page is never
> rendered after being loaded. Not sure what goes wrong, but I've assumed it
> is some kind of iframe event, either trigger or handling.
Strike that. It appears that currently only version ui=2 works and only when 
spoofing as firefox. Enabling chat doesn't seem to work, it keeps writing 
'connecting in  .. seconds', then attempt a connection and failing. I know 
however that chat used to work in an earlier version of gmail ui=1.


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