Firefox and NoScript??

scott redhowlingwolves at
Fri Dec 14 13:35:41 UTC 2012

On 12/13/2012 10:55 PM, Kevin O'Gorman wrote:
> As far as I know, the site has to try loading JS for the site to see
> its turned off.  This has always worked.  Now it isn't.
> On Wed, Dec 12, 2012 at 7:51 AM, Avi Greenbury <lists at> wrote:
>> Kevin O'Gorman wrote:
>>> I'm running FireFox among other things.  I've used NoScript with it
>>> for years.  Suddenly I notice that some sites see Javascript is turned
>>> off, and the usual controls for allowing it are missing.
>>> The only thing that worked was going Tools->AddOns etc and manually
>>> entering the URLs.  What's up with that?
>> If the sites don't try to load any JS, then NoScript wont know which
>> domains you may wish to whitelist, and so can't populate a list of
>> them.
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Sometimes I temporarily allow the top level domain and a few of the 
others that are familiar to me, like akamai, cloudfront, etc and then 
I'll get more that may be needed for certain functionality on that site. 
Does the NoScript S show up at all?

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