Favicon requests shouldn't prompt for credentials when needed

RESOLVED FIXED in Firefox 66

Status

()

defect
P1
normal
RESOLVED FIXED
6 months ago
3 months ago

People

(Reporter: mossop, Assigned: mossop)

Tracking

(Blocks 1 bug)

unspecified
Firefox 66
Points:
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Dependency tree / graph

Firefox Tracking Flags

(firefox66 fixed)

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Currently if a favicon request fails for not being authorized we show a login prompt to the user. We should just fail the load in this case.

Probably a regression from bug 1453751

Updated

6 months ago
Priority: -- → P1

Comment 2

6 months ago
Pushed by dtownsend@mozilla.com:
https://hg.mozilla.org/integration/autoland/rev/cf3598ee865b
Fail favicon requests when encountering an icon that requires credentials. r=Gijs

Comment 3

6 months ago
bugherder
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 6 months ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Target Milestone: --- → Firefox 66
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