Support gzip encoding of web pages

RESOLVED FIXED

Status

RESOLVED FIXED
5 years ago
4 years ago

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(Reporter: efrat, Unassigned)

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Description

5 years ago
Created attachment 764081 [details]
covergirl.jpg

User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.2; WOW64) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/27.0.1453.110 Safari/537.36

Steps to reproduce:

Browsed to "http://m.covergirl.com/" from Gaia browser

Tested on Firefox OS simulator
OS version 1.1.0.0-prerelease
Build Identifier 20130522133646

User Agent String is:
Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.2; WOW64) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/27.0.1453.110 Safari/537.36


Actual results:

In the simulator - A download window appears for a non-html file

On a device - browser doesn't response


Expected results:

The web page should have been displayed
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Updated

5 years ago
Component: General → Gaia::Browser
Does this work on Firefox for Android? Chrome for Android?
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Comment 2

5 years ago
Yes, displays correctly on Firefox for Android and Chrome for Android

(In reply to Jason Smith [:jsmith] from comment #1)
> Does this work on Firefox for Android? Chrome for Android?
(In reply to efrat from comment #2)
> Yes, displays correctly on Firefox for Android and Chrome for Android

It's triggering a download on Firefox for Android for me, instead of viewing the page. Desktop Firefox seems to cope with it OK.

This page is using gzip encoding and my best guess is that we only currently support that on the desktop, not in Fennec & B2G.
Component: Gaia::Browser → General
Summary: m.covergirl.com doesn't display correctly in Gaia browser → Support gzip encoding of web pages
Gzip is now a supported thing on the firefox os in general now.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 4 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
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