we would have to add it to almost all coding strategies because almost all of them use the colon.
-igor On Tue, Feb 10, 2009 at 11:50 PM, Jeremy Thomerson <jer...@wickettraining.com> wrote: > Can one of the core devs add a note to the javadoc of > UrlCompressingWebCodingStrategy to the effect of "NOTE: Using this strategy > may cause errors in some mobile phone browsers, specifically the Motorola V3 > and other UP.Link browser mobile phones".... > > > -- > Jeremy Thomerson > http://www.wickettraining.com > > On Mon, Feb 9, 2009 at 2:11 PM, Jeremy Levy <jer...@meetmoi.com> wrote: > >> We figured out something very interesting with the default URL coding >> strategy's that Wicket uses when using mobile phones / devices. >> >> We run a fairly heavily trafficked mobile site, and having been using >> CryptedUrlWebRequestCodingStrategy for sometime. While attempting to debug >> some page timeout issues we switched to UrlCompressingWebCodingStrategy and >> we started getting compaints from users that they were getting HTTP error >> 400's. >> >> We were able to repeat the error locally, it happened only when using some >> specific phones and mobile browsers. Specifically on the Motorola V3 >> (useragent: MOT-V3re/0E.40.29R MIB/2.2.1 Profile/MIDP-2.0 >> Configuration/CLDC-1.1 UP.Link/18.104.22.168.06.3.1.20.0) and other UP.Link >> browser moble phones. We noticed that when the user got the 400 error >> there >> was nothing in our tomcat logs, or even in our apache logs. >> >> Switching to standard WebRequestCodingStrategy had the same issue. I >> suspect that there are some characters in the form submit url ( :'s ?) that >> this crappy browser can't figure out to post to. Swiching back to >> CryptedUrlWebRequestCodingStrategy fixed the problem. >> >> We tested this on several other handsets that we have available and can >> confirm that it breaks all form submits. >> >> This is a some what obsecure case, and perhaps irrelvant if you don't run a >> mobile site, but we saw our number's drop by about 20% - 50% until we >> figured this out. >> >> Hope this helps someone else. >> >> Jeremy >> >> -- >> Jeremy Levy >> >> See my location in real-time: >> http://seemywhere.com/jeremy >> > --------------------------------------------------------------------- To unsubscribe, e-mail: users-unsubscr...@wicket.apache.org For additional commands, e-mail: users-h...@wicket.apache.org