bugGNUzilla - Bugs: bug #52993, Content Encoding Error


bug #52993: Content Encoding Error

Submitter:  Marco van Hulten <hulten>
Submitted:  Sun 28 Jan 2018 04:30:45 PM UTC
Category:  None Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  None Status:  None
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  None
Originator Name:  Open/Closed:  Open
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Mon 30 Apr 2018 03:41:51 AM UTC, comment #1: 

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David Hedlund <beloved>
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Sun 28 Jan 2018 04:30:45 PM UTC, original submission:  

I am having a problem with loading most webpages, but not always.  I get this error:

> Content Encoding Error

I reported this in December on a GuixSD mailinglist (where I also
attached a screenshot).


Now I'm also seeing this on Parabola, so it may be an issue upstream.

I do not know if the work-around of setting network.http.accept-encoding to true works, because the problem occurres/ed now and then.  But in any case, it would be good to find the underlying reason.

Any insight on this issue?

This happens with IceCat 52.3.0 on both GuixSD and Parabola, as provided by the respective distributions.

Marco van Hulten <hulten>


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