Closed Bug 1353732 Opened 5 years ago Closed 10 months ago

Custom Tab: Issues while switching between Nightly and apps that supports custom tabs


(Firefox for Android Graveyard :: General, defect, P3)

55 Branch


(firefox55 affected, firefox60 affected)

Tracking Status
firefox55 --- affected
firefox60 --- affected


(Reporter: sflorean, Unassigned)



Device: HTC Desire 820 (Android 6.0.1);
Build: Nightly 55.0a1 (2017-04-04);

Steps to reproduce:
1. Launch Fennec and have a tab or more open;
2. Launch Gmail and open a link via custom tabs;
3. Tap device recent apps button and bring Nightly from background;
4. Tap device recent apps button and bring Gmail from background;
5. Repeat step 3-4 and observe the tab increase and 

Expected result:
Nightly and App using custom tab is loaded from background with no issues.

Actual result:
Nightly and App using custom tab have visual issues like increasing of tab drawer on Nightly and 

While testing this found that Bug 1352991 is reproducing here too.
- Please check the video.
- Tested with Chromer too.
Which video?
Depends on: 1352997
Sorry, here is the video:
P2 per triage on april12
Priority: -- → P2
[triage] Non-critical: this looks like a visual issue only.
Priority: P2 → P3
Tested again on latest Nightly with Nexus 6(Android 6.0.1), HTC 10(Android 8.1.0) and Samsung Galaxy S8(Android 7.0) and the issue is reproducible only if the reading icon is displayed near tab counter. And for actual results, a glitch is displayed when launching Nightly from background.
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Closed: 10 months ago
Resolution: --- → INCOMPLETE
Product: Firefox for Android → Firefox for Android Graveyard
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