Closed Bug 1387072 Opened 2 years ago Closed 2 years ago

While "Disable popup autohide" is selected, the webextension popup is closed when hovering over html elements in console

Categories

(WebExtensions :: Developer Tools, defect)

55 Branch
x86_64
Windows 7
defect
Not set

Tracking

(firefox55 affected, firefox56 unaffected, firefox57 unaffected)

RESOLVED WONTFIX
mozilla55
Tracking Status
firefox55 --- affected
firefox56 --- unaffected
firefox57 --- unaffected

People

(Reporter: vcarciu, Unassigned)

Details

Attachments

(1 file)

Prerequisites:
layers.popups.compositing.enabled set to true
extensions.webextensions.remote set to true 

Steps to reproduce:
1.Open browser and go to about:debugging
2.Check the "Enable add-on debugging" checkbox
3.Click on "Load temporary add-on" button and load the attached webextension
4.Click the "Debug" button under the loaded extension
5.In the developer tools console , click the "Disable popup autohide" button in top right corner(at the left of options icon)
6.In the browser, click on extension icon and observe that the extension popup is  now present always even if clicking outside of it
7.In the developer tools console , click the "Select an iframe..."button, at the left of "Disable popup autohide" button and select the popup from the list
8.In the developer tools console , select "Inspector" tab and hover with mouse over html elements displayed

Expected results:
While hovering with mouse on html elements from  developer tools console, the popup from browser should always be opened

Actual results:
Webextension popup is closed in browser when hovering over elements in console

NOTES:
Not reproducible on FF 56 or FF 57
If its not reproducible on 56 and 57, won't fixing.
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 2 years ago
Resolution: --- → WONTFIX
Product: Toolkit → WebExtensions
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