Open Bug 1528895 Opened 8 months ago Updated 14 days ago

Discarding a tab that was previously discarded does not store the new tab's URL


(Firefox :: Session Restore, defect, P4)

59 Branch




(Reporter: richard.neomy, Unassigned)


(Blocks 2 open bugs)


User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; Intel Mac OS X 10_14_2) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/72.0.3626.109 Safari/537.36

Steps to reproduce:

This bug is based on

  • Open a browser tab (e.g.
  • Switch to another tab and use chrome.tabs.discard to discard the github tab.
  • Switch back to the discarded tab and navigate to a different URL. e.g.
  • Again switch to another tab and use chrome.tabs.discard to discard the duckduckgo tab.
  • Now use the tab context menu without switching to the discarded tab to bookmark the discarded tab. You'll see the bookmark dialog having as a title but as the URL.

Actual results:

The bookmark dialog have as the URL

Expected results:

The bookmark dialog should have as the URL

Component: Untriaged → Tabbed Browser
Ever confirmed: true
OS: Unspecified → All
Hardware: Unspecified → All
Component: Tabbed Browser → Session Restore
See Also: → 1498432
See Also: → 1522184
See Also: → 1511756
Priority: -- → P4
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