From Bugzilla Helper: User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; en-US; rv:0.9.9) Gecko/20020311 BuildID: 2002031104 If a window that has just loaded is set to a new location (Window.location) without any timeout period, and if the schema (tags and attribute names) of the new document is identical to the schema of the existing document, then the new document will not be rendered. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: I have a number of test cases that you can use to reproduce this bug. Will attach later. 1. Create an HTML document with an onload handler that immediately reloads itself in favour of another document with identical schema. Actual Results: The old page was not updated. Expected Results: The newly requested page should have been rendered.
Created attachment 79104 [details] Frameset testcase. Load this. Will alert 10 times.
Attachment #79103 - Attachment is obsolete: true
I see identical behavior both with local files and with the testcase I attached. The file _does_ change, but takes a while to do it (wait for about 5 seconds after each alert to see this). Linux build 2002-04-12-21 here.
I have just rechecked the test on Windows build 2002031104 (0.99) and it never updates no matter how long I leave it.
Dominic, just checking -- you see that with the testcase I attached to this bug as well?
Email from Dominic: Yes, I used the test case you posted on Bugzilla.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → NEW
Ever confirmed: true
Mass-reassigning bugs to firstname.lastname@example.org
Assignee: jst → dom_bugs
Is this still an issue in current builds? I still cannot reproduce this...
Assignee: general → nobody
QA Contact: desale → general
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1472046 Move all DOM bugs that haven’t been updated in more than 3 years and has no one currently assigned to P5. If you have questions, please contact :mdaly.
Priority: -- → P5
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