Open Bug 1175917 Opened 5 years ago Updated 1 year ago

”Check for updates” link from add-on details tab does not return any message for an up to date add-on


(Toolkit :: Add-ons Manager, defect, P3)




Tracking Status
firefox41 --- affected


(Reporter: vasilica.mihasca, Unassigned)


Reproducible on: Firefox 39 Beta 6, Firefox 40.0a2 and Firefox 41.0a1 across all platforms

1.Launch Firefox with clean profile.
2.Install the latest version of an add-on.
3.Navigate to about:addons.
4.Select Extensions from the left menu.
5.Click on “More” link that correspond to the installed add-on.
6.On Automatic Updates section, check “Off” radio button.
7.Click on “Check for updates” link which appears near “Off” radio button.

A message is displayed announcing that the add-on is up to date.

Nothing happens when the user clicks on “Check for updates” link.

Additional notes:
- This issue is reproducible on Firefox 39 Beta 6 (20150615125213), Firefox 40.0a2 (2015-06-17/18) and Firefox 41.0a1 (2015-06-17/18) under Windows 7 64-bit, Ubuntu 14.04 32-bit and Mac OS X 10.9.5
- I am attaching a screenshot:
Reproducible on 38 as well. Guessing this has been around a while.
Priority: -- → P3
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