User-Agent: Mozilla/4.79 [en] (Win98; U) Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Win98; en-US; rv:1.2.1) Gecko/20021130 I tried Mozilla as an alternate to Netscape, and I love it, except that after I imported my Netscape 4.x bookmarks (I can provide the exact file if you e-mail me at email@example.com), Mozilla now loads the default URL (as specified in the Options page), then on the next URL (whether loaded in the current window, new tab, or new window), it either sticks in a "Loading" state (normallY) or a "Stopped" state (if I had hit the Stop button during the loading of the default URL). This problem seemed to disappear after I uninstalled and reinstalled using a "clean User (i.e. not using my NS 4x bookmark.htm file), but reappeared the next time I used the bookmark.htm file, then was reproducible for ALL users (whether that user had imported the bookmark file or not). Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. Install Mozilla 2. Reboot 3. Import my NS 4x bookmark.htm file (e-mail me at firstname.lastname@example.org for file) 4. Attempt to access multiple URLs in same Mozilla session Actual Results: Mozilla sticks in "Loading" or "Stopped" state (see Details for more information) when trying to load subsequent URLs (this includes URLs typed in the Location bar, as well as, links on the Default URL page). Expected Results: Loaded the desired URL. This seems like such a basic fundamental crash that I am almost embarrassed to report it, but I couldn't find anything in the buglist like it, and my brief experience so far with Mozilla is that is is fast and VERY similar in look/feel to NS. This makes want to ensure that Mozilla is a success...so I am reporting this bug in the hopes that it can be fixed, or someone can tell me what I am doing wrong. Thanks.
Assignee: asa → ben
Severity: blocker → major
Component: Browser-General → Bookmarks
QA Contact: asa → kasumi
Summary: Constant "Loading" or "Stopped" state when attempting to load subsequent URLs after initial Mozilla startup. Only occurs after loading my Netscape 4.x bookmarks. → stuck in "Loading" or "Stopped" after importing Netscape 4.x bookmarks
This issue also occurs with Netscape v7.01 (Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Win98; en-US; rv:1.0.2) Gecko/20021120 Netscape/7.01).
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Last Resolved: 13 years ago
Resolution: --- → EXPIRED
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