Uploaded image for project: 'XWiki Platform'
  1. XWiki Platform
  2. XWIKI-9355

require(['jquery'] doesn't work in certain firewalled environments

    Details

    • Difficulty:
      Unknown
    • Documentation:
      n/a
    • Documentation in Release Notes:
      n/a
    • Similar issues:

      Description

      requirejs is set up to include jQuery via google CDN. It may fallback to a local copy but only after attempting to load from the CDN fails. In a firewalled environment where all unauthorized packets are quietly dropped, this implies a TCP timeout which is unusably long (30 seconds). In the case of DNS hijacking where unauthorized lookups redirect to a company HTML policy page, the browser will attempt to eval the page as javascript, failing to load entirely.

        Attachments

          Activity

            People

            • Assignee:
              calebjamesdelisle CalebJamesDeLisle
              Reporter:
              calebjamesdelisle CalebJamesDeLisle
            • Votes:
              0 Vote for this issue
              Watchers:
              1 Start watching this issue

              Dates

              • Created:
                Updated:
                Resolved: