User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (OS/2; U; Warp 4.5; en-US; rv:1.5) Gecko/20031017 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (OS/2; U; Warp 4.5; en-US; rv:1.5) Gecko/20031017 With the new Mozilla 1.5 i want to display an html-file on a CD. Instead of reading and displaying it, a windows pops asking where to save this file. Kind regards, Erwin Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1.Mozilla 1.5 start 2.file 3.open file
What OS are you using? What is the file called? And what is the EXACT dialog you get?
The OS is WARP 4.52; I want to read a file called INDEX.HTM from a CD. 1. File 2. Open File.... 3. Select INDEX.HTM 4. Dialog window appears: Enter name of file to save to.... In the meantime, I checked using Mozilla 1.5 and different -.HTM files. Sometimes the content is displayed normally, others not (point 4). Also, no difference from where the file is red: HD (local or remote) CD.... Same file in question is correctly displayed using other browsers like IBM Web browser or the new MozillaFirebird (Mozilla/5.0 (OS/2; U; Warp 4.5; en-US; rv:1.5) Gecko/20031015 Firebird/0.7). Regards, Erwin
What do the contents of the file involved look like? Can you attach it to this bug using http://bugzilla.mozilla.org/attachment.cgi?bugid=223055&action=enter ?
bz: hm, why is that relevant? erwin: Could you close mozilla, enter these commands in a console window: set NSPR_LOG_MODULES=HelperAppService:5 set NSPR_LOG_FILE=bug223055.log mozilla and reproduce this bug, and attach bug223055.log to this bug afterwards?
Summary: try to open a html-file from somewhere (CD), no display but asks for saving → try to open a local html-file, asks for saving
Hmm... yeah, we have an internal mapping for "HTM", so we should never be sniffing.....
Tried to reproduced this problem using the win version of Mozilla 1.5. Result: unable to reproduce.
> 0[32965a0]: HelperAppService::DoContent: mime 'image/tiff', extension 'HTM' 0[32965a0]: Data source: Via ext 0x4097e80 0[32965a0]: Extension 'HTM' matches mime info: 'yes' 0[32965a0]: HelperAppService::DoContent: mime 'image/tiff', extension 'HTM' It looks like you have that extension mapped to the image/tiff MIME type in your helper app preferences... Is that the same reason that your uploaded attachment is image/tiff instead of text/html?
Taking. biesi found an issue that will actually fix this (though you may want to fix your preferences anyway).
Assignee: general → bzbarsky
Status: UNCONFIRMED → NEW
Ever confirmed: true
OS: other → OS/2
Priority: -- → P1
Target Milestone: --- → mozilla1.6beta
Summary: try to open a local html-file, asks for saving → [FIX]try to open a local html-file, asks for saving
16 years ago
Attachment #133837 - Flags: review?(cbiesinger) → review+
biesi/boris - Can you give some background on this just for fun?
sure; for local files, we get the mimetype from the used extension. now, for some common extensions we hardcode the mime type - the list is at http://lxr.mozilla.org/seamonkey/source/uriloader/exthandler/nsExternalHelperAppService.cpp#297 Unfortunately, ever since we started doing that, we used a case-sensitive string compare for the extension. so a .HTM extension would not match our hardcoded entry for .htm. this is the first part of the problem. The second problem is that the reporter of this bug has a setting in his helper applications preference that maps .HTM files to image/tiff, apparently. Since we did not find an entry in our hardcoded list, we use that. and we don't know how to display tiff images. hence this bug. this patch now changes it so that we do a case-insensitive check on the extension, so that our entry for .htm matches the .HTM extension, and gives back a mimetype of text/html.
I never touched that area, as far I know. But there is an entry: (edited) MIME Type: image/tiff Description: HyperText Markup Language Extension: htm html shtml ehtml When a file of this type is encountered: * save to disk Thank you very much and kind regards, Erwin
After deleting this entry and Mozilla restart the file is now displayed correctly, even with capital letters. Thank you and regards, Erwin
check downloads.rdf, it's possible you'll find a mail entry with &type=image/tiff
String not found in file
Summary: [FIX]try to open a local html-file, asks for saving → [FIXr]try to open a local html-file, asks for saving
Patch checked in for 1.6b.
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 16 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
*** Bug 224216 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
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