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Fri Mar 9 16:24:32 UTC 2012
On Friday, March 09, 2012 10:13:40 AM Mitch Golden wrote:
> On Fri, 9 Mar 2012, Harald Sitter wrote:
> > On Fri, Mar 9, 2012 at 4:57 AM, Mitch Golden <mgolden at mitchgolden.com>
> >> I see on this blog that DrKonqui is broken in 4.8.1. No crash bug
> >> reports will be submitted.
> >> http://www.valdyas.org/fading/index.cgi/2012/03/08#drkonqui_is_broken
> >> Can someone tell me what I might be able to do to help fix this
> >> problem?
> >> It seems rather urgent to me.
> > Upstream decided to switch their bugzilla to a new incompatible
> > version, so they'll need to fix it. I know it was brought up at least
> > yesterday and from what I read a solution is being envisioned.
> > FWIW the break is affecting *all* releases of drkonqi, so they'll need
> > to come up with a solution for many a great versions or bad things are
> > gonna happen
> I looked at the code in DrKonqi (hard to type without the U) and I
> realized that all they need to do to fix it is to add an HTML comment
> somewhere on the screen that says "Managing Your Account" and that will
> fix it. I don't know why that would be hard.
> See here:
> take a look at line 250.
> Hopefully that can be done quickly.
> I would agree that the idea of screen scraping in this way is a bit
Interesting. The upstream proposed fix is much more invasive:
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