BlackBerry Forums Support Community
              

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 06-21-2005, 02:50 PM   #1 (permalink)
Thumbs Must Hurt
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Model: 8700
Carrier: tmobile
Posts: 55
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Web Browser (t-zones) - some items say 'requesting' forever

Please Login to Remove!

Some of the 'canned' url's in the t-zones on my new 7290 come back 'requesting' for a minute or two, then say 'A communications error has occurred'.

I looked at a url, like google, which is stored as 'www.google.com/ncr'

If I go to that in a pc browser, it redirects right to 'www.google.com'

So, 2 things:
1) It does not look like redirects are honored in t-zones
2) Worse problem - on 'canned' url's (the ones in 'web links', you cannot edit/change or delete them!

So, as an example, to use google, I need to add a google url as a new entry, and ignore the canned one.

Finally, you cannot add url's to the system 'web links' folder!!!
Offline  
Old 06-21-2005, 04:50 PM   #2 (permalink)
Thumbs Must Hurt
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Model: 8700
Carrier: tmobile
Posts: 55
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Anyone else see this?
Offline  
Old 06-22-2005, 04:59 PM   #3 (permalink)
Thumbs Must Hurt
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: MAN U.K.
Model: 7230
Posts: 55
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

I have yes; I prefer to use Google U.S.A. rather than Google U.K. so I need to use the URL http://ww.google.com/ncr so I am not redirected to the Google U.K. Web site, this is not supported with the BlackBerry's for some reason!

Thinking though; I am an Web site developer and redirects usually incur on the server (a meta-refresh is a very old way of doing things) but Google is extreamly Java heavy! Perhaps Google uses client-side Javascript to redirect its visitors... if you've Javascript disabled on your BlackBerry then this would not work and the request would be persistant with no response from the server (the server would be wating for a response from the client).

Technical I know but I think that's why it happens!
Offline  
Closed Thread


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

ESCORT MEMORY SYSTEMS (EMS) / ALLEN BRADLEY CM1746 RFID AUTO ID DATALOGIC MODULE
$13.69
ESCORT MEMORY SYSTEMS (EMS) / ALLEN BRADLEY CM1746 RFID AUTO ID DATALOGIC MODULE picture40x40x11mm Aluminum Heat Sink for Computer LED Power Memory Chip TB
$0.99
40x40x11mm Aluminum Heat Sink for Computer LED Power Memory Chip TB pictureVintage Brother Electronic Typewriter AX-24 with Word Spell And Memory Functions
$39.99
Vintage Brother Electronic Typewriter AX-24 with Word Spell And Memory Functions pictureGE Intelligent PAC Systems IC695RMX128 DG Redundancy Memory Xchange Module Fanuc
$559.99
GE Intelligent PAC Systems IC695RMX128 DG Redundancy Memory Xchange Module Fanuc pictureSerta Big and Tall Commercial Office Chair With Memory Foam BROWN
$194.6
Serta Big and Tall Commercial Office Chair With Memory Foam BROWN  picture






Copyright 2004-2016 BlackBerryForums.com.
The names RIM and BlackBerry are registered Trademarks of BlackBerry Inc.