Mail crashes when trying to Forward certain messages

RESOLVED WORKSFORME

Status

SeaMonkey
MailNews: Message Display
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critical
RESOLVED WORKSFORME
17 years ago
14 years ago

People

(Reporter: Chuck Toporek, Assigned: (not reading, please use seth@sspitzer.org instead))

Tracking

({crash, stackwanted})

Trunk
PowerPC
Mac OS X
crash, stackwanted

Firefox Tracking Flags

(Not tracked)

Details

(Reporter)

Description

17 years ago
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; PPC Mac OS X; en-US; rv:0.9.8+)
Gecko/20020206
BuildID:    2002020603

Mail/Mozilla (and Netscape 6.2 if it matters) crashes when I try to forward
messages from certain senders. For example, with a message selected, if I hit
the Forward button, Mozilla/Netscape crashes. Again, this doesn't happen with
every message, just certain people. Maybe they've been afflicted with some
unknown disease, or maybe they're on a blacklist somewhere, but it is annoying.

Reproducible: Sometimes
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Receive message from someone.
2. Try to Forward the message to someone else by selecting the message and
clicking the Forward button.
3. Mozilla (moz0.9.8)/Netscape (6.2) crash.
4. Launch Mozilla (or Netscape 6.2) again.
5. Select message.
6. Click the Forward button; Moz (or Netscape) crashes.
7. Lather.
8. Rinse.
9. Repeat.

Actual Results:  See Steps 7-9.

Expected Results:  After clicking the Forward button, a new message window
should have appeared, with the message to be forwarded inline and ready for me
to add a new recipient and comments.

I didn't receive any sort of Talkbalk request when Moz/Net crashed, or when I
restarted the app.

Updated

17 years ago
QA Contact: esther → sheelar

Comment 1

17 years ago
It sounds the same bug as Bug 96102 or Bug 122196.

reporter: Check if your bug differs from these.

Comment 2

16 years ago
Chuck, can you still reproduce this problem using a more current build?

Also, note that Mozilla on Mac OS X doesn't include TalkBack. You have to enable
Crash Reports in the Console application.

Comment 3

16 years ago
Chuck Toporek, please respond to Comment #2.
Severity: normal → critical
Keywords: crash, stackwanted

Comment 4

16 years ago
No response from reporter in 4 months. Resolving WFM.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 16 years ago
Resolution: --- → WORKSFORME
Product: Browser → Seamonkey
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