User-Agent: Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.6) Gecko/20040113 See steps below: Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: Precondition: Make sure you are logged out from Bugzilla, so that you will need to login again to access. 1. Select to edit a Bugzilla.org page (e.g. http://doctor.mozilla.org/?file=mozilla-org/html/community/developer-forums.html ) 2. Make changes, and press the 'Review results" button 3. On the review page (http://doctor.mozilla.org/doctor.cgi) press the 'file a bug about them' link (as I don't have CVS permissions). 4. YOu now see the bugzilla login page. If you login and proceed, the bug entry fails, complaining about the data passed to it. This bug does not occur if you are already logged into bugzilla (and can bypass the login page). Workaround is to just back up an try again -- it will work, as you're now properly logged in.
Ian: which bug form do you normally get when you file a new bug? The guided one that steps you through the steps to reproduce and expected results and so forth? If so, this is a regression from the Bugzilla upgrade. We had a local hack to make it work that probably got lost when we upgraded Bugzilla.
Component: firstname.lastname@example.org → Server Operations
QA Contact: stolenclover → myk
Summary: "File a bug about them" link doesn't work if not already logged into Bugzilla → "File a bug about them" link doesn't work if not already logged into Bugzilla
I usually go in via the bugzilla helper (it's just easier/faster, and I can always re-set things later if something is mis-assigned). So it sounds as if this is probably a regression. Unfortunatley adding spam bugs seemed a bad way to test it out :-O
Assignee: endico → myk
Is this still broken? I thought there was a hack put in (on the Bugzilla end) to work around this now...
yeah, it's still broken, and broken worse now. Now it's broken if you're logged in, too. Complains that the format "default" doesn't exist.
Component: Server Operations → Bugzilla: Other b.m.o Issues
Summary: "File a bug about them" link doesn't work if not already logged into Bugzilla → "File a bug about them" link after editing a page on Doctor doesn't work
Created attachment 168600 [details] [diff] [review] force guided entry hack Here's the original patch that forces the guided bug entry on people that don't have canconfirm privs...
Assignee: myk → justdave
Status: NEW → ASSIGNED
Which is supposed to allow it to override the guided mode with the normal one if you pass &format=__default__ However, it's now generating an error that "default" doesn't exist, and I don't know why. Can anyone help? :)
Hi, Can we leave it the way it is? I like the Advanced form better. It works for me.
*** Bug 274898 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
*** Bug 278084 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Created attachment 171321 [details] [diff] [review] Fixed force guided entry hack Problem was that GerFormat() uses CGI methods to retrieve CGI parameters and your hack uses and modifies only the deprecated %FORM hash. This new patch uses CGI methods. I briefly tested it locally and it seems to do the trick.
Thanks, Teemu! This has been applied to b.m.o, and it seems to work! This should also force folks without canconfirm into the guided entry page as well.
No longer blocks: 231927
Status: ASSIGNED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 14 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
*** Bug 274466 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Component: Bugzilla: Other b.m.o Issues → General
Product: mozilla.org → bugzilla.mozilla.org
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