Huh. The superold-school Firefox permissions.default.image=2 hack doesn't work with modern html, specifically the srcset field of the img tag, in some instances, here on Mastodon.

I read through the bug report/implementation log at It's from about 5 years ago, covering about a 2 year period.

Someone else noticed this problem, and it has been allegedly fixed, recorded here:

Video tags also load, but that's a cockpit error on my part, I think.

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