Open Bug 1199594 Opened 5 years ago Updated 5 years ago
Local Music Player add-on no longer plays music
Reproducible with: - Firefox 41 Beta 5 - BuildID: 20150827142634 - latest Firefox 42 Aurora - BuildID: 20150827004003 - latest Firefox 43 Nightly - BuildID: 20150827030213 Reproducible on: Windows 7 x64, Ubuntu 12.04 x86 (did not try on Mac) Steps to reproduce: 1. Navigate to https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/local-music-player/?src=ss and install the Local Music Player add-on. 2. Click on the toolbar add-on icon, then click the folder icon, select a folder with music, check the folder check box and then click ok. 3. Click the toolbar add-on icon again and then click the play button for one audio file. Expected results: the audio file starts to play. Actual results: the audio file does not start to play. This is a regression between 41 Beta 4 and 41 Beta 5 and bug 1184387 is the most likely suspect: - m-c - Last good revision: 91de9c670800 (2015-08-07) First bad revision: 943b79d9c65f (2015-08-08) Pushlog: https://hg.mozilla.org/mozilla-central/pushloghtml?fromchange=91de9c670800&tochange=943b79d9c65f - m-i - Last good revision: d50e76df21a5 First bad revision: 6d3e153efe5b Pushlog: https://hg.mozilla.org/integration/mozilla-inbound/pushloghtml?fromchange=d50e76df21a5&tochange=6d3e153efe5b
[Tracking Requested - why for this release]: I think breaking add-ons is pretty bad, and there may be more add-ons affected in the same way.
Dave, this is the bug that I mentioned on IRC/email. It is a recent regression. Could you please help find an owner?
There isn't really anything we can do here other than back out bug 1184387 or accept the add-on breakage as necessary because of it.
It is getting too late to fix this in FF41 given that we don't have a patch ready or in the works.
If this is the only addon that breaks, I think we should ship the patch. Please let me know immediately if there are more that break.
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