Re: [dev] [surf] some potential bugs and some user questions

From: Jorge Vargas <>
Date: Tue, 15 Dec 2009 00:08:18 -0600

On Mon, Dec 14, 2009 at 9:28 AM, Julien Steinhauser
<> wrote:
> On Mon, Dec 14, 2009 at 04:56:41AM -0400, Jorge Vargas wrote:
>> Hello,
>> I finally got to try surf, so far I'm loving it. However I found a
>> couple of little problems.
>> 1- for some reason surf stalls for a couple of seconds on a new page,
>> I just hit ctrl-g <enter> and it stalled for 11sec! with
>> a [0%] indicator then loaded the page really fast.>
> I can't confirm that, most web page (at least those which not bloated are)
> loads instantly, surf seems to be as fast as lynx here.
>> 2- Download seems to be broken. (in tip and 0.3 from hg) I get
>> (<unknown>:27178): GLib-GIO-CRITICAL **: g_output_stream_write_all:
>> assertion `G_IS_OUTPUT_STREAM (stream)' failed
>> console message:  @1: Refused to set unsafe header "Connection"
> With tip, here, downloads are completed, but after that, surf stays blocked
> on a white page with only the download file name on it. I didn't
> found a way to go back, i have to close the window.
>> 5- I don't fully undestand the Copy URI why it isn't putting the URL
>> in the clipboard? I always put a link to the patch in the suckless
>> site in my hg mq and I can't simply do "copy the link to this patch
>> and paste in vim"
> Copy works perfectly either with ctrl-y and right-clic "copy uri",
> for pasting in vim, all i need to do is being in insert-mode
> and shift-insert.

I realized this is probably a bug in my term emulator. As I later
found that middle-click paste was working. I really need to get rid of
it.... however ctrl-y isn't working. (in tilda windows).

> The only problem i face except the download blocking page issue
> is that i'm unable to paste with shift-insert in forms,
> i have to middle-clic.
Received on Tue Dec 15 2009 - 06:08:18 UTC

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