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RE: Cygnus Web site crashes Internet Explorer!
- To: <cygwin at sourceware dot cygnus dot com>
- Subject: RE: Cygnus Web site crashes Internet Explorer!
- From: "Doug Wyatt" <dwyatt at sunflower dot com>
- Date: Thu, 14 Oct 1999 15:30:37 -0500
- References: <19991014102845.F1759@alcove.wittsend.com>
- Reply-to: dwyatt at sunflower dot com
Subject: RE: Cygnus Web site crashes Internet Explorer!
For what its worth, I would suggest that the notification (that
the site is at the user access limit) be switched to a standard
text or Web page listing the mirrors in such a way that they
can be clicked on or at least so one could use <copy> and
then <paste> the URL into the browser 'Location' or 'Address'
>> virtual screens on my desktop (at 1280x1024 resolution).
>> My guess is that IE5 can't swallow that big a pill.
>> Are you running the latest IE5 with all the latest
>> IE5 security fixes from Microsoft?
> latest fixes do not matter, IE5 (Internet Exploder) cannot handle
> error message and does a memory fault. Using Netscape is a better
Also FWIW, NS4.7 has no problem with that URL and doesn't crash
all the time like 4.6 did. 4.6 crashed two or three times a day, taking
8 to 15 instances out every time. I've been using NS 4.7 for nearly
2 weeks, now, without a single crash.
Doug Wyatt E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
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