On 4 Mar 2012, Steve Fryatt wrote:
On 4 Mar, Roger Darlington wrote in message
> No matter which Netsurf I try (and I have tried r13506 and
> always crashes just as I try to save the second page.
> It saves the first OK.
> But always crashes when the 'save' box comes up for saving a second page.
Are you *absolutely* sure that you're running a recent version?
very much like a bug that was fixed a while back, relating to setting up the
save path when the dialogue was opened.
Yes, I am sure; I wouldn't have been able to get the r version number
> Maybe it makes a difference which site I am saving from?
Maybe. Something else to try: save the first page to the root of
disc (to keep the path short), then try to save a second page. Does that
Also, could you put this on the bug tracker with a zipped copy of the
logfile? Unless someone else looks into it, it will be a couple of weeks
before I have the time to do it and I'll forget otherwise.
Well, I downloaded another new one, r13506, and that doesn't do it.
The only thing that has changed is that I re-booted VA_RPC, so it
seems to be a false alarm. Sorry.
But I am sure it was crashing the same way as the one of about 6
months old, which is the one I use permanently now, because new ones
still dont do f/8 to load the page when it is in frames. They only
f8-load a fixed page from a frame, and not the page the mouse has just
been clicked on. So that's why I am still using one of 6 - 8 months
So it is possible that remnants of the 6-month old version which
crashed repeatedly (and was re-run repeatedly) were interferring with
the newly downloaded new one. I crashed the new version 8 times before
But, as I say, the new version is working fine wrt saving (but still
not wrt f/8-ing in frames).
So, apologies again, I should have re-booted the 'pooter between
Today is yesterdays tomorrow and it's already gone