Non-displaying page

Richard Torrens (lists) Lists at
Thu Jan 5 17:44:45 GMT 2017

In article <d06acb50-44e8-3d6a-8e5b-af68cf28fc1c at>,
   Michael Drake <michael.drake at> wrote:
> On 05/01/17 13:27, Richard Torrens (lists) wrote:
> > Is this a bug or a style fault on the page?

> The "body { visibility: hidden !important; }" style means "hide the
> whole page from view".  There is some JavaScript to unset it,
> revealing the page.

> It's daft, because the page won't display at all in any browser with
> JavaScript disabled.  In NetSurf, it doesn't work with JavaScript
> enabled because our JavaScript support is far from complete.

Thanks for the explanation. I don't know how can you hope to keep up with
such daft www programmers!

Richard Torrens. for genealogy, natural history, wild food, walks, cats
and more!

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