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Wikipedia (Vector?) "doesn't work" in some installations of IEMobile
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Received a report via email of Wikipedia "not working" in the following environment:
htc touch pro 2, windows mobile 6.1 pro, using internet explorer

useragent string:
Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows CE; IEMobile 8.12;
MSIEMobile 6.0) Vodafone/1.0/HTC_Touch_Pro2/ (50207)

Version: unspecified
Severity: minor
OS: other
Platform: Other



Event Timeline

bzimport raised the priority of this task from to Normal.Nov 21 2014, 11:01 PM
bzimport added a project: MediaWiki-Interface.
bzimport set Reference to bz24862.
kaldari created this task.Aug 18 2010, 8:42 PM

Vector loads up just file on a SamSung Omnia II. Tested with Main page, Random Article, and Current Events on EN Wikipedia.

Mozilla/4.0 (Compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows CE; IEMobile 8.12; MSIEMobile 6.0)

Comment from K. Peachey via email:
I think you guys are experiencing the java-script load issues, Due to our amount of javascript that is loaded some browsers (eg: IE6 on desktop) can't handle it and refuses to load and errors out, This <s>should</s> will be fixed when the work on the resource loader branch is finished and merged.

I'm k. Peachey, the bug numbers for what I mentioned are 24356 and 23612

23554 is also somewhat related

Changed Bug 24415 from a "Blocks" to a "Depends on" as I don't see how this bug could block the Resource Loader from being implemented.

nevermind, that tracking bug is set-up backwards

This may be fixed now. Assigning to Tomasz for verification.

Resolving per my earlier comments.