[typo] null in your name (IE)

Paul McKellar socialmoth.blog at gmail.com
Thu Aug 25 10:35:55 EDT 2005


is anyone else experiencing this problem?

the log file was not useful

On 8/22/05, Paul McKellar <socialmoth.blog at gmail.com> wrote:
> thanks.  yeah i meant javascript : )
> 
> well i'll see how motivated i am.  i really like typo and i think i
> have a windows box around my house, unplugged and unloved.  the blog
> was intended for family and nontech friends so i might do some more
> footwork.
> 
> is there anything i should post besides, screenshot, the tail of the
> log and description?
> 
> i have rails experience but it is limited to the first 200 pages of
> the agile and two personal applications.
> 
> for now... when you go to my blog in IE it autoshows the "your blog
> and your email" addition.  but null is placed in to yoru name and your
> blog.  this caused some confusion with my 13 yr old cousin.  who
> thought my website was telling her my name was null.
> 
> IE 6.0.29900.2180 xp sp2
> 
> the leave url/email link works fin to hide and show after that, it is
> just open by default.  the java (prototype library i assume) worked
> fine for me at work.
> 
> don't have the log file handy
> 
> Paul
> 
> On 8/22/05, Scott Laird <scott at sigkill.org> wrote:
> >
> > On Aug 22, 2005, at 8:26 AM, Paul McKellar wrote:
> > > i hope this is an appropriate list for this type of question.
> > >
> > > i sent a friend my blog and she tried to add a comment.  she claimed
> > > that she got code in her response and was capable of telling me that
> > > she was using IE someversion.  complete non tech so the idea of
> > > getting any sort of remote access was pretty intimidating.
> > >
> > > is there any known breakage with a version of IE? or for that matter
> > > any other browsers?
> > >
> > > she tends to have lots of computer problems, so i think it is on her
> > > end.  does typo fail gracefully without java and/or cookies enabled?
> > >
> > > is there a known issues list somewhere?
> >
> > I'm not quite sure what she was saying.  There have been issues with
> > Typo and IE, largely because none of the Typo developers use Windows,
> > so we don't have an easy way to test things.  Feel free to submit bug
> > reports via typo.leetsoft.com, and include screenshots as
> > applicable.  Patches that fix problems are even better.
> >
> > Typo doesn't use Java at all, but it requires JavaScript.  If JS is
> > disabled, then comments won't work.  We might want to look at fixing
> > that at some point in the future, but it's not a high priority for
> > any of us.  Again, we'll take patches :-)
> >
> >
> > Scott
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> >
> 
> 
>



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