On 28 Apr 2010 Richard Porter <ricp(a)minijem.plus.com> wrote:
On 28 Apr 2010 Dr Peter Young wrote:
> Could someone please try this for me, before I think about
> a bug request, in case I'm doing something silly?
> Trying to load http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio4/womanshour
> download the podcast for S(WMBO)+(WILAC) ) NetSurf r10504 on RISC OS
> 5.16 gets stuck on this machine with the little NetSurf hourglass
> running at the stage of "converting **** bytes" (the number is about
> 5000 -8000 and varies). I've waited for over a minute, and nothing
> gets loaded. All the other BBC programme sites I've tried work as they
> should do.
> The same thing happens with 2.0, and with 1.2 it gets up to
> "converting 16000 bytes, and then stops with no hourglass. NetSurf
> then refuses to quit; I had to use CloseFiles to close the logfile
> before I could save it, which I have done.
> I think I blame the BBC rather than NetSurf; is it worth a bug
> It loads fine in Windows Firefox, by the way.
I get the same on RO 6.16 - "converting 16097 bytes" but
fetch still in progress. Try getting her indoors to request the page
Unfortunately her indoors can't use computers :-(
Bug report now?
With best wishes,
Peter, \ / zfc Yb \ Prestbury, Cheltenham, Glos. GL52
Anne \/ __ __ \ England.
and / / \ | | |\ | / _ \ http://pnyoung.orpheusweb.co.uk
family / \__/ \_/ | \| \__/ \______________ pnyoung(a)ormail.co.uk