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I want to try Icecat browser (I like having different yet similar browsers, so I want this beside Firefox).

To install

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:gnuzilla-team/ppa && sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install icecat -y

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but then:

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But Java is enabled

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the list of plugins is the same in Icecat and Firefox, where gmail works fine.

what could be the matter?

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yes i liked it :D –  Dimitris Theodoridis Apr 27 '13 at 15:30

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Icecat comes with an enabled extension (GNU LibreJS) that "blocks nonfree nontrivial JavaScript while allowing JavaScript that is free and/or trivial".

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Disabling the addon solves the problem reported here.

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