Mozilla 0.9.4 (Linux RedHat 6.1) The navigation toolbar sometimes goes catatonic -- it is possible to enter URLs into it, but pressing <Enter> and they do nothing. Entering the same URL in "Open Web Location..." does work. This appears to be a new pathology, Mozilla 0.9.3 did not behave in this way. The behaviour seems not entirely random; shutting down Mozilla completely and entering the same URL in the navigation bar is likely -- but not guaranteed -- to produce the same hang. Needless to say, this is infuriating.
->URL bar component.
Assignee: asa → blakeross
Component: Browser-General → URL Bar
QA Contact: doronr → claudius
For what it's worth, I purged by .mozilla/default/Cache and /ImapMail directories, and the problems have not recurred -- however, I can't guarantee that they have completely gone away (haven't run it long enough...)
Cancel that... it may have affected the frequency (timing dependency?) but it is definitely still happending. This is the Mozilla 0.9.4 Milestone release for Linux, running on RedHat 6.2, glibc 2.1.3, kernel 2.4.4.
I just downloaded and installed Mozilla 0.9.5 (release build RPM for RedHat 6.x); it exhibits the exact same phenomenon.
If you create a new profile, does the bug still happen? Is it visible under both modern and classic theme?
I noticed this problem too... It doesn't seem be in relation with particular URLS or behaviours...
I created a new profile (deleted my entire .mozilla directory and started over) yesterday, and I have not seen the problem again so far. So I'm cautiously positive that it might be profile-related, or at least related to something that lives in .mozilla.
dupe of bug 90337 ?
Reassigning to default owner.
Assignee: blakeross → hewitt
The bug has not recurred since deleting my .mozilla directory and creating a new profile. Odds are that some index were corrupt and should have been rebuilt. Since that means it's (a) not happening anymore and (b) all the evidence is gone, I'm marking this bug WORKSFORME.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 17 years ago
Resolution: --- → WORKSFORME
mass-verifying WorksForMe bugs which haven't changed since 2001.12.31. set your search string in mail to "EmperorLondoMollari" to filter out these messages.
Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED
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