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0002794Buildsystem[All Projects] Generalpublic2020-10-01 20:06
ReporterF Duchesneau 
Assigned ToDaniel Silverstone 
StatusclosedResolutionno change required 
Platformstm32mp157c-dk2OSLinux buildroot 5.7.10OS VersionLinux 5.7.10
Summary0002794: blank page with status loading
DescriptionCompile netsurf-fb with sdl
/usr/bin/netsurf-fb -fsdl -w 800 -h 480 http://google.com
Program start, but still in loading mode even with any url.

Steps To Reproduce/usr/bin/netsurf-fb -v -fsdl -w 800 -h 480 http://google.com
(0.388890) [INFO netsurf] frontends/framebuffer/gui.c:1440 create_toolbar: xpos is 744
(0.388930) [INFO netsurf] frontends/framebuffer/fbtk/fbtk.c:129 fbtk_set_mapping: setting mapping on 0x3bee60 to 1
(0.388976) [INFO netsurf] frontends/framebuffer/gui.c:1682 create_normal_browser_window: status bar 0x3bf5b0 at 0,462
(0.389036) [INFO netsurf] frontends/framebuffer/fbtk/fbtk.c:129 fbtk_set_mapping: setting mapping on 0x3bed90 to 1
(0.389083) [INFO netsurf] desktop/browser_window.c:3264 browser_window_navigate: bw 0x3522f0, url
(0.389146) [INFO netsurf] desktop/browser_window.c:3469 navigate_internal_real: Loading ''
(0.391775) [INFO netsurf] frontends/framebuffer/fbtk/scroll.c:337 hscroll_redraw: hscroll 209
Additional InformationMaybe, its a wrong setup
Had to copy DejaVu*.ttf in /usr/share/netsurf
because of "Unable to initialise the font system"

If I start with no url, I have
Error occured fetching page
Bad Encoding
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F Duchesneau


F Duchesneau (reporter)

Found the problem.
Must be compiled with LIBCURL enabled
which also add openssl
NETSURF_DEPENDENCIES += libcurl openssl

Now works fine and fast.

Thank you
Daniel Silverstone


Daniel Silverstone (administrator)

Im glad you got it working in the end.

-Issue History
Date Modified Username Field Change
2020-09-23 13:35 F Duchesneau New Issue
2020-09-23 14:21 F Duchesneau Note Added: 0002292
2020-10-01 20:06 Daniel Silverstone Note Added: 0002293
2020-10-01 20:06 Daniel Silverstone Assigned To => Daniel Silverstone
2020-10-01 20:06 Daniel Silverstone Status new => closed
2020-10-01 20:06 Daniel Silverstone Resolution open => no change required
+Issue History