[Scipy-tickets] [SciPy] #1619: scipy reference guide html documentation search fails in IE8

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#1619: scipy reference guide html documentation search fails in IE8
 Reporter:  jglyon          |       Owner:  pv         
     Type:  defect          |      Status:  new        
 Priority:  low             |   Milestone:  Unscheduled
Component:  Documentation   |     Version:  0.10.0     
 Keywords:  searchtools.js  |  
 html documentation downloaded from:


 when unzipped and accessed from Internet Explorer 8 produces the following

 Webpage error details

 User Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 8.0; Windows NT 6.1; WOW64;
 Trident/4.0; SLCC2; .NET CLR 2.0.50727; .NET CLR 3.5.30729; .NET CLR
 3.0.30729; Media Center PC 6.0; .NET4.0C; .NET CLR 1.1.4322; InfoPath.2)
 Timestamp: Thu, 8 Mar 2012 18:56:20 UTC

 Message: Object doesn't support this property or method
 Line: 359
 Char: 7
 Code: 0
 URI: .../scipy-0.10.1/_static/searchtools.js

 Behavior is consistent when the files are served from a linux server and a
 Windows 7 desktop.

 Note that the Numpy documentation accessed from:


 does not exhibit the same problem.

Ticket URL: <http://projects.scipy.org/scipy/ticket/1619>
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