User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (compatible; Konqueror/3.0.0-10; Linux) Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; fr-FR; rv:1.3.1) Gecko/20030425 From a webmail (www.netcourrier.com), i asked to save an attachement, using browser context menu save link target as... The previous location i saved a link target was an smb mount which wasn't mounted this time. i was root (shame on me ;-) didn't tested what it would do on an existing path but with no permissions, and with a non-root user. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1.save a link target on a mounted network share. close Mozilla 2.unmount the share 3.open Mozilla. save link target as... Actual Results: file selector freezes, i can move the file selector window, but neither it nor the browser window refreshes nor responds to mouse/kb events. killall mozilla-bin doesn't help, i have to killall -9 mozilla-bin Expected Results: the file selector should choose a default location like / or ~, or the upper existing part of the previous path Redhat 7.3, glibc upgraded to 2.3.2-11.9 2.4.18-3 - athlon KDE
Doesn't happen on windows with a deleted folder, so the bug is obviously in the file selector dialog.
Keywords: hang, pp
Found that if i'm patient, within ~40sec it finally points to default ~ dir and everything goes back to normal. Must be user-profile related, as creating a new mozilla user profile, it points back to ~ if we rm -rf previous save location. decreased sev from critical to minor, cleared hang flag.
Severity: critical → minor
Summary: file selector hang if previous save location doesn't exist. → file selector hang *for some dozen seconds* if previous save location doesn't exist.
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Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 14 years ago
Resolution: --- → EXPIRED
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