#871 Standard.* settings aren't properly documented

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2014-01-27
2014-01-27
mros
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Hi!

I am using privoxy 3.0.19-2 on debian wheezy.
It is worked as expected, although I'd like to change the configuration.
It's the gif deanimation that I'd like to disable.
Unfortunately I do not really get how to do that.
There are some macros in the default.action file, standard.Cautious, standard.Medium and standard.Advanced that contain +deanimate-gifs{last}.
I was unable to find out under which circumstances these macros are used and I don't want to just remove the deanimate-gifs lines.

I'd really appreciate hints on where I find documentation about those macros.
Thanks in advance for your time.

Discussion

  • Fabian Keil

    Fabian Keil - 2014-01-27
    • summary: deanimate gifs --> Standard.* settings aren't properly documented
    • assigned_to: nobody --> fabiankeil
    • status: open --> pending
     
  • Fabian Keil

    Fabian Keil - 2014-01-27

    The standard.* settings are used by the CGI editor and offered as "default values" for the first action section in an action file.

    Opening http://config.privoxy.org/edit-actions-list?&f=0 (with "enable-edit-actions 1") should give you an example.

    Unless you actually use the CGI editor (and press the "Set to ..." button), the standard.* settings have no effect.

    Thus, in your example, you should be able to ignore them and concentrate on the offending sections shown by:
    http://config.privoxy.org/show-url-info?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.example.org%2F

    As far as documentation is concerned, my impression is that the standard.* settings aren't properly documented at the moment and I'll try to fix this in the near future.

     

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