User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.1) Gecko/20020826 Build Identifier: v1.1-v1.4a An aplication at http://127.0.0.1 produces links to files on the local filesystem. Left-clicking, midle clicking or "right-click -> open in new tab/window" does not do anything. "right-click -> copy link location, paste url into location bar" works. This is tested with 1.1, 1.2.1, 1.3, 1.4a. With 1.1 midle-clicking works. Everything works fine if one does view-source + cut&paste html into a file and open the file from a file://... URL Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: See above Actual Results: See above Trying to work-around by using putting a <base href="file://..."> tag did not work, it seemd like the <base> tag was ignored.
This is a security precaution to prevent web pages from reading files off your hard drive.... See discussion in bug 84128 *** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 84128 ***