Opened 7 years ago

Closed 7 years ago

Last modified 7 years ago

#8654 closed defect (fixed)

NYTimes rule breaks

Reported by: raghos Owned by: micahlee
Priority: Medium Milestone: HTTPS-E 3.2
Component: HTTPS Everywhere/EFF-HTTPS Everywhere Version: HTTPS-E 3.1.4
Severity: Keywords: httpse-ruleset-bug
Cc: MB Actual Points:
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As the subject says, the NYTimes rule keeps the photojournalism blog from loading properly. Disabling the rule fixes the issue. I'm using version 3.1.4 of the addon with Firefox/Linux.

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Change History (9)

comment:1 Changed 7 years ago by pde

Keywords: httpse-ruleset-bug added
Version: HTTPS-E 3.1.4

comment:2 Changed 7 years ago by pde

Owner: changed from pde to micahlee
Status: newassigned

comment:3 Changed 7 years ago by pde

Milestone: HTTPS-E 3.1.5

comment:4 Changed 7 years ago by schoen

Status: assignedneeds_information

It mostly works properly for me with both 4.0development.6 and 3.1.4, but there are isolated pages that don't load, such as

Can anyone better characterize what does and doesn't work within that blog?

comment:5 Changed 7 years ago by pde

Cc: MB added

If we can't figure it out soon, I think we should exclude that subdomain from the stable and dev rulesets, and leave the R&D project of figuring out how to partially reenable it for the dev branch.

comment:6 Changed 7 years ago by schoen

That particular URL actually worked for me in the development branch.

comment:7 Changed 7 years ago by raghos

Basically, the slideshows (which are the main point of the site!) mostly don't load for me.

comment:8 Changed 7 years ago by schoen

Resolution: fixed
Status: needs_informationclosed

This is very different for users with and without Flash. :-)

I've just checked in a fix that excludes more Flash-related content from and appears to totally fix this bug.

comment:9 Changed 7 years ago by schoen

(Excludes in the sense of "avoids rewriting" with an <exclusion> tag, not in the sense of "avoids loading".)

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