User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux x86_64) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/45.0.2454.26 Safari/537.36 Firefox for Android Steps to reproduce: Created an add-on with > <em:optionsURL>chrome://addon/content/preferences.html</em:optionsURL> > <em:optionsType>3</em:optionsType> in install.rdf Actual results: There is no button to open add-on preferences in about:addons on Firefox for Android. Only disable & uninstall buttons are shown. The issue has been there for as long as I remember and persists in fennec nightly (v42). Expected results: Fennec should automatically render preferences button to open optionsURL just like in desktop Firefox.
Component: Untriaged → Add-on Manager
OS: Unspecified → Android
Product: Firefox → Firefox for Android
Do we think this makes sense on FxAndroid?
How could it not make sense if XUL is officially being phased out?
We do support options.xul. See a demo add-on here: https://github.com/leibovic/options-kitchen-sink/ I'm just not sure that we support the optionsType 3. There are lots of problems with our current implementation, and I have this bug on file to track them and where I proposed a solution to get rid of XUL: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1079466
Depends on: 1079466
Like I said, optionsType=3 is supported on desktop but not on mobile. And options.xul is not a solution because XUL is deprecated.
Inline options of add-ons built by jpm never worked on fennec, even though cfx has been deprecated for quite a while.
Firefox 57 only WebExtensions are supported, and their options work.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: a month ago
Resolution: --- → WONTFIX
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