Bug#551353: libwebkit-1.0-2: can't access to some local web sites using localhost hostname

Denis Laxalde dlaxalde at free.fr
Sat Oct 17 15:57:27 UTC 2009

Package: libwebkit-1.0-2
Severity: normal

Some local web sites are not accessible through http://localhost:[some_port]/ via WebKit browsers while using the IP[some_port]/ works fine.
For example:
 - a MoinMoin "Desktop edition" (see http://www.moinmo.in/DesktopEdition), which should be accessible by http://localhost:8080/, only works with
 - the administration page of Cups http://localhost:631/ works fine

-- System Information:
Debian Release: squeeze/sid
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (500, 'unstable'), (500, 'testing'), (500, 'stable')
Architecture: i386 (i686)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.30-2-686 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=fr_CA.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=fr_CA.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

Versions of packages libwebkit-1.0-2 depends on:
ii  libatk1.0-0                 1.28.0-1     The ATK accessibility toolkit
ii  libc6                       2.9-27       GNU C Library: Shared libraries
ii  libcairo2                   1.8.8-2      The Cairo 2D vector graphics libra
ii  libenchant1c2a              1.4.2-3.3    a wrapper library for various spel
ii  libfontconfig1              2.6.0-4      generic font configuration library
ii  libfreetype6                2.3.11-1     FreeType 2 font engine, shared lib
ii  libgail18                   2.18.2-1     GNOME Accessibility Implementation
ii  libgcc1                     1:4.4.1-6    GCC support library
ii  libglib2.0-0                2.22.2-2     The GLib library of C routines
ii  libgstreamer-plugins-base0. 0.10.25-1    GStreamer libraries from the "base
ii  libgstreamer0.10-0          0.10.25-2    Core GStreamer libraries and eleme
ii  libgtk2.0-0                 2.18.2-1     The GTK+ graphical user interface 
ii  libicu42                    4.2.1-3      International Components for Unico
ii  libjpeg62                   6b-15        The Independent JPEG Group's JPEG 
ii  libpango1.0-0               1.26.0-1     Layout and rendering of internatio
ii  libpng12-0                  1.2.40-1     PNG library - runtime
ii  libsoup2.4-1                2.28.0-1     an HTTP library implementation in 
ii  libsqlite3-0                3.6.18-1     SQLite 3 shared library
ii  libstdc++6                  4.4.1-6      The GNU Standard C++ Library v3
ii  libwebkit-1.0-common   Web content engine library for Gtk
ii  libxml2                     2.7.6.dfsg-1 GNOME XML library
ii  libxslt1.1                  1.1.26-1     XSLT processing library - runtime 
ii  libxt6                      1:1.0.6-1    X11 toolkit intrinsics library

libwebkit-1.0-2 recommends no packages.

libwebkit-1.0-2 suggests no packages.

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