Closed Bug 1162012 Opened 4 years ago Closed 4 years ago

Pocket only supports tag labels/names/texts with a maximum length of 25 characters, no visible error message for longer ones

Categories

(Firefox :: Pocket, defect)

defect
Not set

Tracking

()

RESOLVED INVALID
Tracking Status
firefox40 --- affected

People

(Reporter: aryx, Unassigned)

References

Details

Firefox Nightly on Windows 8.1

Pocket only supports tag labels with a maximum length of 25 characters. There is error message or feedback shown if the user enters a longer one.

Steps to reproduce:
1. Open a page.
2. Click the Pocket button.
3. Add 0123456789012345678901234 as tag and save it.
Actual & expected result:
Entered text gets tag style (rectangular box).
4. Open a page.
5. Click the Pocket button.
6. Add 01234567890123456789012345 as tag and try to save it.
Actual result:
Entered text doesn't get tag style.
Thanks for filing! This is on our (Pocket)'s end, I've filed a ticket internally and we'll take a look at improving this experience. I _think_ you can probably close this bug.
The texts given to localizers contain an error message for that (error2: "Tags are limited to 25 characters."), but it doesn't seem to be used yet.
Blocks: Pocket
Closing per comment 1. (Sorry that INVALID is the least-bad state for this!)
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 4 years ago
Resolution: --- → INVALID
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