Closed Bug 1380246 Opened 6 years ago Closed 6 years ago

No newaddon tab if WebExtension added globaly in winreg

Categories

(Toolkit :: Add-ons Manager, defect)

55 Branch
defect
Not set
normal

Tracking

()

VERIFIED DUPLICATE of bug 1372448

People

(Reporter: crasniy_bugatty, Unassigned)

Details

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User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 10.0; Win64; x64) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/59.0.3071.115 Safari/537.36

Steps to reproduce:

1. Add webextension name, path in windows registry in HKLM\Software\Mozilla\Firefox\Extensions (as described at https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/Add-ons/Adding_extensions_using_the_Windows_registry)
2. Run firefox


Actual results:

Firefox opened with blank page


Expected results:

Opened about:newaddon?id=<id>
In AddonManager extension has added and disabled
Component: Untriaged → WebExtensions: General
Product: Firefox → Toolkit
We got rid of the about:newaddon flow in bug 1317363.  Do you see the new indicator on the hamburger menu?
Flags: needinfo?(crasniy_bugatty)
I don't see any notification or indication. Hamburger not changed during browser start
Flags: needinfo?(crasniy_bugatty)
Attached video 1.webm
Bug repro video
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Closed: 6 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
Component: WebExtensions: General → Add-ons Manager
Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED
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