User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Win98; en-US; rv:1.2.1) Gecko/20021130 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Win98; en-US; rv:1.2.1) Gecko/20021130 If I have a (arbitrary) page opened (e.g. out of cache), dial in to the internet using a provider which uses to lead user to its home site (e.g. http://www.freenet.de/customerindex.html) at first and then try to open a link on the opened page, home site of the provider is opened (in I-Explorer I get sonnected to the site I really want to see). Even worse - if I change provider to one without home site linking, and try to open the link again, I still get connected to the former provider's home page, even if I can see the right URL in the status bar on the bottom of the browser's window. P.S.: I use to block the provider's homepage using Outpost Firewall (free edition). So I get Outpost-message "The web page being accessed was blocked bla bla..." instead of provider's site. Problem is, that I continue to get this message even after I have shut down Outpost. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. Open an arbitrary page 2. Open internet connection via provider like Freenet (links user to its home site) 3. Click on a link at the opened page - you will be taken to provider's page. 4. Abort loading. 5. Change provider. 6. Click on the same link - you will be taken to former provider's page again. Actual Results: See above Expected Results: The best solution is to suppress provider's site at all. At least this page shouldn't be memorized by browser so that it is opened again instead of the desired link even if you don't use this provider any more. I have had the same problemwhen I loaded "Language and content Packs" using the same provider.
Reporter: Can you reproduce this bug with a recent build of Mozilla (for example, 1.4rc3)? If so, then please comment again with details. If not, then please resolve this bug as WORKSFORME. Thanks.
without further response from the reporter, resolving as invalid.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 14 years ago
Resolution: --- → INVALID
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