IE mime issue VS jsFiddle #97

ScottIngram opened this Issue Aug 2, 2012 · 3 comments


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While testing some knockout stuff on jsFiddle

Internet Explorer complained:

SEC7112: Script from was blocked due to mime type mismatch


I think this is Github's fault. The mime type is sent from the server to your browser in the HTTP headers. Since IE was trying to download a script, it expected the "text/javascript" mime-type. However, sends the "text/plain" mime-type.

As far as I know, there's no way to fix this issue by changing the Javascript source itself.


Agreed, I'm not sure how to fix that. Having said that, jsfiddle+github seems to work fine in other browsers, maybe there's an IE workaround as well.

@RoyJacobs RoyJacobs closed this Aug 3, 2012

Sorry, I should have linked to this thread dealing with the same problem for knockout itself...

The solution was to link to a copy of the file that exists outside of

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