Closed Bug 1571033 Opened 6 months ago Closed 5 months ago

Don't reset the homepage before setting the default in policy

Categories

(Firefox :: Enterprise Policies, defect, P3)

defect

Tracking

()

RESOLVED FIXED
Firefox 70
Tracking Status
firefox-esr68 --- fixed
firefox69 --- fixed
firefox70 --- fixed

People

(Reporter: mkaply, Assigned: mkaply)

Details

Attachments

(1 file)

Currently we reset the user's homepage in policy before setting the default.

This means users lose their homepage when the policy is set. We shouldn't do that.

Pushed by mozilla@kaply.com:
https://hg.mozilla.org/integration/autoland/rev/398e8b80d4a8
Don't clear user homepage when setting default via policy. r=mconley
Status: ASSIGNED → RESOLVED
Closed: 5 months ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Target Milestone: --- → Firefox 70

Comment on attachment 9082677 [details]
Bug 1571033 - Don't clear user homepage when setting default via policy.

Beta/Release Uplift Approval Request

  • User impact if declined: Homepage gets reset when the admin changes the default password (this is blocking firefox deployments)
  • Is this code covered by automated tests?: Yes
  • Has the fix been verified in Nightly?: No
  • Needs manual test from QE?: No
  • If yes, steps to reproduce:
  • List of other uplifts needed: None
  • Risk to taking this patch: Low
  • Why is the change risky/not risky? (and alternatives if risky): Policy only.
  • String changes made/needed:

ESR Uplift Approval Request

  • If this is not a sec:{high,crit} bug, please state case for ESR consideration: Policy only
  • User impact if declined: Homepage gets reset when the admin changes the default password (this is blocking firefox deployments)
  • Fix Landed on Version: 70
  • Risk to taking this patch: Low
  • Why is the change risky/not risky? (and alternatives if risky): Policy only.
  • String or UUID changes made by this patch:
Attachment #9082677 - Flags: approval-mozilla-esr68?
Attachment #9082677 - Flags: approval-mozilla-beta?

Comment on attachment 9082677 [details]
Bug 1571033 - Don't clear user homepage when setting default via policy.

fix for an enterprise policy, approved for 68.1esr and 69.0b16

Attachment #9082677 - Flags: approval-mozilla-esr68?
Attachment #9082677 - Flags: approval-mozilla-esr68+
Attachment #9082677 - Flags: approval-mozilla-beta?
Attachment #9082677 - Flags: approval-mozilla-beta+
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