User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.4) Gecko/20030624 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.4) Gecko/20030624 I set preferences to reject cookies. The NYT site, which sends me a daily e-mail now wouldn't open from Outlook Express as it used to, on pretense that I won't allow cookies. This continued even after I reset preferences to accept all cookies. Today, the same thing happened when trying to to use PayPal: the PP site said my "browser would not accept cookies," even though settings accept all. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1.Seek to read a full article mentioned in the New York Time daily e-mail. 2.Seek to make a payment via PayPal. 3. Actual Results: NYT action results in cycling to find URL in window at bottom, then displays message that it can't be done "possibly because you won't accept cookies." PayPal stops the transaction, indorming that browser won't accept cookies. Expected Results: When I change cookie behavior under preferences, Mozilla should actually change it No crash occurs.
bob: could you try a few things for us? first off, could you please try creating a brand new user profile? that will help eliminate any possibility that this is related to settings (possibly hidden settings) in your browser. thx!
There was a report similar to this one a few days ago; the reporter was using firebird, and it was workforme'd since no one else could repro. Perhaps there really is a problem here, but we've only seen two people who can repro it so far... I'm not sure what it could be.
bug 212832 is the firebird bug
Same here. Linux, Debian stable, Moz 1.6b (second compile) Procedure : 1) Untar 2) Nuke ~/.mozilla 3) Run 4) Pref->Privacy->Cookies 5) Set "Disable cookies" 6) "Ok" 7) Pref->Privacy->Cookies 8) Notice that third radio box (based on privacy setting) is now gone 9) Set "Enable cookies" (doesn't matter which one) 10) "Ok" 11) Pref->Privacy->Cookies 12) Notice that cookies are still disabled 13) Accessing any web site will confirm that cookies are disabled Good luck... Jean II
Forgot to add... o Work properly with 1.4 (same box, same profile). o Seems to work with 1.5 (did not do exaustive testing) o No privacy settings, no weird pref (only proxy settings) Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.6b) Gecko/20031210 Jean II
jt: that is bug 227612, not this bug.
Thanks Michiel, I thing bug 227612 is the one I see (even if the title of this bug is a more accurate match). Jean II
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