On Monday 14 February 2005 10:52, Conor Wynne wrote:
> All my online buying is at an end untill this is resolved (not that I
> have any cash left)
As Colm pointed out, this is old news. You won't have a problem if you
type the URL into the address bar rather then relying on links from
SPAM e-mails, etc.
On Monday 14 February 2005 12:56, John Orford wrote:
> Seems to work in Konqueror too!!
Yes and it's under discussion here:
which also gives a description of the problem.
> BTW, I think Konqueror is pretty underrated, esp. compared to
> Firefox. Anyone else think that Firefox is overrated?
I do John. And I'll run for cover too! All (or I should say most just in
case) of Firefox's features have existed in other browsers for years.
Also, using other browsers, and I'll use Konqueror here as it was
already mentioned, can be a far more user-friendly experience as they
are fully integrated into the desktop allowing the use of the desktop's
full resources. e.g. Konqueror as a file manager, browser, universal
viewer (using KGhostview to view PS files in the browser for example
and the same goes for text files (Kate-part), PDF's (KGhostview again
or KPDF), archives (Ark), etc, etc.)). Firefox as a browser is a nice
browser but it's only a browser.
Not that I wouldn't take my hat off to the publicity it has gotten and
the hugh value it has added to the average Joe's knowledge of open and
> - I heard the
> 1.8 of mozilla-browser is actually noticeably quicker than Firefox
> (not to mention Konqueror). Plus the size of the download isn't too
>> (runs for cover!)
>> Although the firefox re-branding of mozilla gave mozilla as a whole a
> shot in the arm i suppose...
>> Pada Senin 14 Februari 2005 11:52, Conor Wynne menulis:
> > Hi all,
> > This is pretty shocking, and on FC3 I cannot tell the difference
> > between the real paypal and the faked one.
> > Whats worse is the fact the IE does not have this problem.
> > I'm surprised no-one has brought this up as it directly affects
> > linux users aswell as dozers.
> > http://secunia.com/multiple_browsers_idn_spoofing_test> >
> > All my online buying is at an end untill this is resolved (not that
> > I have any cash left)
> > Regards
> > Conor
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