Links beginning https do not open in Tools > Web Developer > Page Source

UNCONFIRMED
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Toolkit
View Source
P3
normal
UNCONFIRMED
a year ago
a year ago

People

(Reporter: Dave, Unassigned, NeedInfo)

Tracking

50 Branch
x86
Mac OS X
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Description

a year ago
User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; Intel Mac OS X 10.12; rv:50.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/50.0
Build ID: 20161104212021

Steps to reproduce:

1. Opened a webpage
2. Selected Tools > Web Developer > Page Source
3. Clicked on a number of different links


Actual results:

When I clicked on a link beginning https:// nothing happened

When I clicked on a link beginning http:// or // or / or sometext then the source of that page was shown


Expected results:

When I click on a link beginning https:// the source of that page is shown

Comment 1

a year ago
WFM in 51.0b2 x64 on Win10.


Can you try to reproduce it with clean profile: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/profile-manager-create-and-remove-firefox-profiles. Thank you.
Flags: needinfo?(da__smith)
OS: Unspecified → Mac OS X
Hardware: Unspecified → x86
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Comment 2

a year ago
Hi, I created a clean profile and the result was the same

Updated

a year ago
Component: Untriaged → View Source
Product: Firefox → Toolkit

Comment 3

a year ago
WFM too on Win 7 with FF50.
Can you provide the URL of the page you are trying?
Priority: -- → P3
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