Closed Bug 1170079 Opened 6 years ago Closed 6 years ago
Sync incorrectly reports a prolonged error
Somewhat embarrassingly, browser-syncui will think every Sync error is a "prolonged" error if that profile has ever previously synced with the now disabled "readinglist", as the last successful RL sync was well over 2 weeks ago. Profiles that never configured RL are not affected. isProlongedReadingListError() should return false if readinglist.scheduler.enabled is false. (I'm not putting up a patch yet, as I can still see this errorbar remain even when Sync subsequently completes successfully, and I'm trying to work out why that's the case)
Mark: please double-check my tracking flags!
Regression from bug 1131413 which landed on 38
Drew, this is a regression from when we changes browser-syncui to support the reading list. If a profile has ever done a reading-list sync in the past but now has the reading-list disabled we act as though there is a "prolonged" sync error. This patch ignores the last-sync date if the reading-list scheduler is disabled.
Assignee: nobody → markh
Status: NEW → ASSIGNED
Attachment #8614528 - Flags: review?(adw)
Comment on attachment 8614528 [details] [diff] [review] 0002-Bug-1170079-don-t-treat-an-old-readinglist-last-sync.patch Approval Request Comment [Feature/regressing bug #]: reading list regression [User impact if declined]: Sync will show an infobar telling them Sync hasn't completed for 2 weeks, which is incorrect. [Describe test coverage new/current, TreeHerder]: New test [Risks and why]: Very low, limited to the Sync UI [String/UUID change made/needed]: None
Comment on attachment 8614528 [details] [diff] [review] 0002-Bug-1170079-don-t-treat-an-old-readinglist-last-sync.patch Approved for uplift to aurora and beta.
Since this was fixed and approved for uplift, I went ahead and tracked for 40, to make sure it is resolved there.
Component: Firefox Sync: UI → Sync
Product: Cloud Services → Firefox
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