[WORKAROUND] Re: odd issue affecting firefox (any version) on freebsd (any version)

RW rwmaillists at googlemail.com
Wed Jul 29 04:25:24 UTC 2020


On Wed, 29 Jul 2020 01:48:21 +0100
tech-lists wrote:


> It seems the problem was being caused by Firefox on freebsd giving
> fastmail a fractional time-zone offset causing them to
> generate an invalid offset in the JSON fastmail was sending to the
> server. Because of this the server was rejecting the message
> resulting in the "Send Failed". 
> 
> Fastmail have worked around this issue and made a change that
> converts the offset to a whole number, and now firefox (freebsd)
> works. But this, to me, looks like a freebsd firefox problem and not
> directly a Fastmail one really. So i'll raise a PR in ports

India has a fractional offset and, ironically, so does a part of
Australia.


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