Open Bug 1556168 Opened 3 years ago Updated 3 years ago

preserve container data on refresh


(Firefox :: Migration, enhancement, P3)




Tracking Status
firefox69 --- affected


(Reporter: asa, Unassigned)


(Blocks 1 open bug)


(Whiteboard: [domsecurity-active])

Can we preserve container data on a refresh? We currently preserve bookmarks, history, logins, and open tabs. Container data would be good to add to that list.

Maybe the add-on "Multi-Account Containers" could help in this concern or be an alternative. More info about it can be seen by accessing this link:

Component: Untriaged → General
Product: Firefox → Core
Component: General → DOM: Security

Isn't the whole point of a "refresh" to kill off all the add-ons? Unfortunately the current implementation of containers is as an add-on

Priority: -- → P3
Whiteboard: [domsecurity-active]

I think the data is just in a JSON file, right? That should be relatively easy to add. See FirefoxProfileMigrator in the tree.

Component: DOM: Security → Migration
Product: Core → Firefox
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