Open Bug 1123161 Opened 5 years ago Updated 6 months ago

Forget scroll position after navigation Back

Categories

(Core :: Document Navigation, defect)

x86_64
Windows 7
defect
Not set

Tracking

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Tracking Status
firefox-esr60 --- unaffected
firefox66 --- affected
firefox67 --- affected
firefox68 --- affected

People

(Reporter: alice0775, Unassigned)

References

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Details

(Keywords: parity-edge, parity-ie)

Steps To Reproduce:
1. Open http://www.ebay.com/
2. Scroll down
   --- remember scroll position
3. Click one of a shopping item
4. Click Back button in toolbar
   --- observe scroll position

Actual Results:
Forget scroll position when navigation Back.
The scroll position is always top.

Expected Results:
The scroll position should be restored as previous(Step 2).
Google Chrome39  and IE11 does properly.
Summary: Forget scroll position when after navigation Back → Forget scroll position after navigation Back
now, Chrome49 is also broken.
Whiteboard: [parity-Chrome][parity-IE] → [parity-IE][parity-Edge]
Mass bug change to replace various 'parity' whiteboard flags with the new canonical keywords. (See bug 1443764 comment 13.)
Whiteboard: [parity-IE][parity-Edge]

Hi all,

I was able to reproduce the same behavior with a different website, on the latest Nightly 68.0a1 (2019-04-08), on Beta 67.0b9, and on RC 66.0.2, with Huawei MediaPad M2 (Android 5.1.1) tablet.

STR:

  1. Go to https://news.ggole.com and scroll to the last article.
  2. In the same tab open https://edition.cnn.com.
  3. Tap back button.

The scroll position was reset for the webpage opened at step 1.

I observed the same behavior on Chrome. Not reproducible on desktop.
Is this the expected behavior for Firefox?

Thanks!

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