Doesn't resolve local addresses that aren't "localhost"
algy last edited by
Hi, First off, an obligatory "well done, this browser is amazing" comment. Absolutely love Vivaldi, it's quickly gone from "I'll try this out" to the default browser ... Anyway, a slight bug. I have some servers here that I do web development on, but when I type in an address, eg: "cmftgen7:2000/~algy/webapp/" It searches for that in my default search engine (duckduckgo). Would it be possible to try everything as a web address before it does a search (or have an option in the settings to do this)? To me, the above looks like a web address, and on other browsers (eg firefox) resolves well. As a side note ... I also have a similar problem when accessing our intranet site ("//staffnet") -- when I type in "staffnet", it does a search for that. That's understandable, but it would be megacool if it didn't do a search for it, even if I had to manually tell the browser how to interpret these - eg: "staffnet" means "//staffnet" "cmftgen7" means "//cmftgen7" and maybe even "email" means "https://mail.vivaldi.net/webmail" "work" means "http://www.mywork.co.uk/~algy" "personal" means "http://www.algy.co.uk/home/docs/this/that?a=b&c=d" you get the idea ...
TbGbe last edited by
I don't have an intranet to check on, but would setting these addresses as bookmarks (with the short form as a nickname) not do what you want?
This bug with hostnames is well-known.
VB-5507 "hostname/path in address bar leads to default search instead of LAN site (local domains)"
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