Closed Bug 1005893 Opened 8 years ago Closed 8 years ago
Random "Download started
..." toast notifications
Lately, I've been noticing that sometimes when I open Nightly and visit a website, a "Download Started..." toast appears, even when I know this url isn't downloading anything. It's a bit unnerving to see, and no one else on the mobile team seems to be noticing it. My hunch is that it is something our Home Feeds add-on might be doing in the background? Can we investigate this to see what's happening? I'd like to avoid showing this toast if we can -- I can see more privacy concerned users than myself getting pretty upset about it.
As an update here, ibarlow said that he was still seeing this without the home feeds add-on (and I myself haven't seen this with the home feeds add-on), so it sounds like something else is going wrong here. We should try to get a log the next time this happens.
This is from Downloads.jsm. James has a patch somewhere for it, but if I don't see it soon (this week?) I'll grab these bugs and start finishing them.
tracking-fennec: --- → ?
OS: Mac OS X → Android
Hardware: x86 → ARM
Summary: Home Feeds add-on triggering "Download" toast → Random "Download started..." toast notifications
So, do you still need a log for this? Sounds like Wes knows what's going on
Assignee: nobody → wjohnston
tracking-fennec: ? → 31+
I still haven't ever seen this.
Fixed by backout. Tracking for our next pass at Downloads.jsm, but these are cluttering up my list of bugs.
Assignee: wjohnston → nobody
Status: ASSIGNED → RESOLVED
Closed: 8 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Product: Firefox for Android → Firefox for Android Graveyard
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