Chrome for OSX and Linux doesn't support Gears and never will so until
Twitter supports the HTML5 Geo spec...

2010/4/18 Raffi Krikorian <ra...@twitter.com>

> i use safari + gears on OS X and it works for me.  i think its only very
> recent that chromium under OS X supports it.
>
>
> On Sun, Apr 18, 2010 at 6:57 PM, Abraham Williams <4bra...@gmail.com>wrote:
>
>> Location used to work on the Windows beta of Chrome but stopped a week or
>> two ago for me. It has never worked on my Mac though.
>>
>> Abraham
>>
>>
>> On Sat, Apr 17, 2010 at 18:59, M. Edward (Ed) Borasky 
>> <zn...@comcast.net>wrote:
>>
>>> On my Linux (openSUSE 11.2 with some of the advanced repositories) the
>>> message "Unable to locate you. Try again" is showing up, and my tweets
>>> aren't getting geotagged. Firefox 3.6.3, Google Chrome 5.0.375.9 dev and
>>> Seamonkey 2.0.4 all do this, and it happens for both wired and wireless
>>> connections.
>>>
>>> I'm pretty sure it's somewhere in the Linux stack beneath the browser -
>>> the one time I booted one machine up in Windows, it worked in Firefox
>>> 3.6.3 with a wireless connection. And it used to work on Linux with
>>> Firefox. I haven't tried any other distros or rolling back to Firefox
>>> 3.5. I might try a Lucid Lynx LiveCD just to see what happens, but I'd
>>> rather get openSUSE to work, since I'm not planning to switch distros
>>> just to get my tweets tagged. ;-)
>>>
>>> Is anyone else seeing this? The Firefox demo at
>>> http://www.mozilla.com/en-US/firefox/geolocation/#geo-demo works!
>>> Anything else I should be looking at? I can grab Wireshark traces but
>>> don't know what to look for.
>>> --
>>> M. Edward (Ed) Borasky
>>> borasky-research.net/m-edward-ed-borasky
>>>
>>> "A mathematician is a device for turning coffee into theorems." ~ Paul
>>> Erdős
>>>
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