On Thu, 17 Jun 2021 09:18:04 +0000, Nicholas Clark wrote: > and then use those account credentials on the XP machine to log in?
> (It's not clear whether GitHub forbids login on any XP browser. I can't test
> this, and I guess you can't either, as you don't have an account (yet))
When I access GitHub on Windows XP with Firefox ESR 52.9.0 (32-bit)
the website greets me with "GitHub no longer supports this web
browser. Learn more about the browsers we support." (the second
sentence being a link to https://docs.github.com/en/github/getting-started-with-github/using-github/supported-browsers
When I click on "Sign in" and then on https://github.com/login
my account credentials, I can login as usual (and the warning banner
about the unsupported browser goes away).
After that the "experience" is not overwhelming, I see more spinning
circles/hour glasses than any actual content on the starting page.
But opening https://github.com/Perl/perl5/issues
works and it looks
"normal". On a sample issue I can type in the comment box but
clicking on "Preview" does nothing (haven't tried to actually send
Logging out doesn't work, as the pulldown at my avatar only say
"<Hourglass> <Warning Sign> Sorry, something went wrong."
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