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0002753NetSurfCore-specificpublic2020-04-21 19:192020-05-27 08:59
Assigned ToVincent Sanders 
PlatformRaspberry Pi 3B+OSRISC OSOS Version5.27 (21 Apr 202
Product Version 
Target Version3.10Fixed in Version3.10 
Fixed in CI build #
Reported in CI build #5059
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Summary0002753: URLs starting with a number "was not able to be parsed"
DescriptionTyping an address without the protocol in to the URL bar where the address starts with a number produces an error "The given URL was not able to be parsed".
Steps To ReproduceIn the URL bar enter and press Return.
Additional InformationSpecifying the protocol, e.g. works. Sites that don't start with a number don't need the protocol specifying (e.g. works).
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related to 0002762closed Vincent Sanders URL starting with a number "was not able to be parsed" 
Attached Filespng Screenshot 2020-04-21 at 19.22.17.png (31,057) 2020-04-21 19:23

Vincent Sanders   
2020-05-23 09:58   
The RISC OS URL bar implementation was switched to the behaviour of other front ends which use a heuristic to prepend a scheme (http) and generally attempt to turn invalid urls into something that can be used.
Vincent Sanders   
2020-05-27 08:59   
Thankyou for reporting this issue.
We believe this is fixed in the 3.10 release.
If this is not the case please feel free to reopen the issue with additional details.

Issue History
2020-04-21 19:19dgrNew Issue
2020-04-21 19:23dgrFile Added: Screenshot 2020-04-21 at 19.22.17.png
2020-05-21 21:35Vincent SandersAssigned To => Vincent Sanders
2020-05-21 21:35Vincent SandersStatusnew => acknowledged
2020-05-21 21:38Michael DrakeSeverityminor => block
2020-05-23 09:58Vincent SandersStatusacknowledged => resolved
2020-05-23 09:58Vincent SandersResolutionopen => fixed
2020-05-23 09:58Vincent SandersFixed in Version => 3.10
2020-05-23 09:58Vincent SandersTarget Version => 3.10
2020-05-23 09:58Vincent SandersNote Added: 0002195
2020-05-23 18:51Vincent SandersRelationship addedrelated to 0002762
2020-05-27 08:59Vincent SandersStatusresolved => closed
2020-05-27 08:59Vincent SandersNote Added: 0002208