Themes are disabled when Firefox crashes

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Status

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Firefox for Android
General
a year ago
a year ago

People

(Reporter: BogdanS, Unassigned)

Tracking

Trunk
ARM
Android
Points:
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Firefox Tracking Flags

(firefox53 affected, firefox54 affected, firefox55 affected)

Details

(Reporter)

Description

a year ago
Devices:
 - Nexus 6 (Android 7.0);
 - Note 4 (Android 5.0).

Steps to reproduce:
 1. Go to https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/android/ ;
 2. Install Crash me and any theme;
 3. Open the 3 dot menu scroll down and select "Crash me!" from the list;
 4. Select "Restart Firefox" in the next screen.

Expected result:
 After Firefox restarts the theme should still be visible.

Actual result:
 After Firefox restarts the theme is disabled.

Notes:
 Depending on the device the theme is disabled only after a second crash.
 Video: https://goo.gl/2KNnC0
(Reporter)

Comment 1

a year ago
@Jan is this also expected in order in order to break out of a possible startup crash loop like in Bug 1362328?
Flags: needinfo?(jh+bugzilla)
No (or at least it wasn't me).
Flags: needinfo?(jh+bugzilla)
(Reporter)

Updated

a year ago
Summary: Themes are disable when Firefox crashes → Themes are disabled when Firefox crashes
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