User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; PPC Mac OS X Mach-O; en-US; rv:1.4b) Gecko/20030519 Mozilla Firebird/0.6 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; PPC Mac OS X Mach-O; en-US; rv:1.4b) Gecko/20030519 Mozilla Firebird/0.6 i've set my homepage to be a different page, and when i open new windows, it goes to the appropriate page. however, when i hit the home button on the toolbar or choose go->home from the menu, it goes to www.mozilla.org instead of the page i've specified. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1.set a different home page 2.open a new window 3.hit home button Actual Results: i'm at mozilla.org Expected Results: taken me to my actual homepage
WFM Mozilla/5.0 (Windows 2000; en-US; rv:1.4b) Gecko/20030519 Mozilla Firebird/0.6
hehe, yes, it should. it's a mac-specific bug.
WorksForMe using Firebird/Mac/2003-05-16 (0.6).
heh, okay, thought i was going crazy there, but i've got more detailed reproduction instructions. (home works fine for the first window that comes up which is probably why it works for you guys.) having set a different homepage: 1. launch firebird 2. close initial browser window/close all browser windows 3. open new browser window 4. hit home button or select home menu item i swear i'm not making this up :)
Confirmed using Firebird/Mac/2003-05-16 (0.6) following the steps in comment 4.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → NEW
Ever confirmed: true
Summary: toolbar home button and menu item always take me to mozilla.org → "Home" button and menu item access wrong location under certain conditions
Whiteboard: need reproducing
*** Bug 206663 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
I am experiencing this problem with the Windows version of the official Firebird 0.6 release, i.e.: "Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Win98; en-US; rv:1.4b) Gecko/20030516 Mozilla Firebird/0.6" This means it actually isn't a Mac-only bug. :-)
what are your steps to reproduce on windows? i use firebird on windows as well and haven't run into this bug there. (and obviously, you can't close all firebird windows on windows without it quitting, so my steps to reproduce won't work.)
OK, I just figured out what I did on Windows to get this behavior. I had removed bookmarks.xpt from the components directory (don't ask, experimenting...), which didn't seem to have any effect at the time. Copying bookmarks.xpt back into the components directory makes the problem go away. Is that a clue to what could be happening in the Mac world since the symptoms are the same?
reassigning mac bugs, sorry for the spam.
Assignee: blake → nobody
*** Bug 215180 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Assignee: nobody → hyatt
In the first window that opens at the startup, The Home-Button and the links in the toolbar work without any problems. When opening a second page, the Home-Button leads not to the given URL, instead it leads to http://www.mozilla.org. Links in the Toolbar don't have any effect in this second window!
there's a workaround: if you close all browser windows, the first window you open will be busted (this bug as well as bug 206752 occur), but if you open another browswer window (while this busted one is open) the new window works properly.
*** Bug 221220 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Fixed 20031024 Firebird/0.7+ (see bug 223331). Needs to be set as fixed or duped to that bug.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 223331 ***
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 16 years ago
Component: General → Toolbars
QA Contact: bugzilla
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
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