[typo] null in your name (IE)

Justus Pendleton justus at ryoohki.net
Thu Aug 25 11:46:09 EDT 2005

Paul McKellar wrote:
> is anyone else experiencing this problem?

It happens with every IE I've tried.

> 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
>>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
>>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 :-)

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