Mozilla pops up an alert box for sites that are blocked in a Hosts file each time the host is loaded from a webserver

RESOLVED INVALID

Status

SeaMonkey
General
RESOLVED INVALID
16 years ago
13 years ago

People

(Reporter: gsa, Assigned: asa)

Tracking

Trunk
PowerPC
Mac System 9.x

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Description

16 years ago
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/4.79 (Macintosh; U; PPC)
BuildID:    2002021303

Mozilla pops up an alert box for sites that are blocked in a Hosts file each time 
the host is loaded from a webserver


Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
1. add a site to Hosts file
2. view a website containing site in Hosts file


Actual Results:  Mozilla pops up an alert box stating the host could not be found


Expected Results:  Mozilla should not popup and alert box if a host is being 
blocked or filtered.
Mozilla should not try guess why a host is unreachable, only report it.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 16 years ago
Resolution: --- → INVALID

Comment 2

16 years ago
See also bug 28586.
Product: Browser → Seamonkey
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