Multiply request of same image multiply placed in page

RESOLVED FIXED

Status

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Core
ImageLib
RESOLVED FIXED
17 years ago
17 years ago

People

(Reporter: Vlad Danego, Assigned: Stuart Parmenter)

Tracking

Trunk
x86
Linux
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Firefox Tracking Flags

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Description

17 years ago
In the page at http://freshmeat.net/ (and more other) there are many small icons
(images) and they are placed repeately in many places. And browser generates a
new request to the webserver for each occurence of the same image on the page.
You can see it in the access.log of your proxy server or in any other browser's
request logger report.

Comment 1

17 years ago
Sounds similar to bug 79020
(Reporter)

Comment 2

17 years ago
I think this bug is a similar to bug 79020. But it's more global case.

Every page element with URL (like img tag, stylesheet inclusion etc) must be
_once_ requested     from webserver (proxy-server) and all other occurences of
this element must be cached (excluding dynamical content like
"http://anywhere.net/anything?name=something" -
according to the caching concept).

And it must be always, without dependence on Reload or Shift-Reload pressed.

Comment 3

17 years ago
I'm getting this bug with the latest nightly build.  The bug didn't affect
0.9.3...

Comment 4

17 years ago
necko or imagelib.
Assignee: asa → neeti
Status: UNCONFIRMED → NEW
Component: Browser-General → Networking
Ever confirmed: true
QA Contact: doronr → benc

Comment 5

17 years ago
-> imagelib
Assignee: neeti → pavlov
Component: Networking → ImageLib
QA Contact: benc → tpreston
(Assignee)

Comment 6

17 years ago
fixed
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 17 years ago
Depends on: 108161
Resolution: --- → FIXED
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