Web browsing problem
I have an odd situation going on here. I'm running Windows Server 2003. When I open IE 6 and try to browse, each page load is *extremely* slow, even when the site is on my local computer. For instance, I have fogbugz on my local machine, and when I use IE6 to hit it, it takes on the order of 5 seconds to load each page.
Similar problem with IE6. Sometime when I double click on a HTML page to display it, IE loads and spends up to 10 seconds waiting for nothing (the file is on my disk!) before displaying the page.
I dunno if you guys are experiencing this, but a while back our company was debugging this very issue. It appears IE6 (in some patched and unpatched versions) have trouble with forms (or state preservation) and ends up making two requests instead one. The idea is it somehow screws up the first request and timesout, then succeeds on the second request. It shows up in the IIS logs. If you have your own IIS running somewhere, see if this is the case. There are actually many other possible causes, but let's not go into them.
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