Closed Bug 259743 Opened 15 years ago Closed 15 years ago
Extensions blocked from update
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; rv:1.7.3) Gecko/20040913 Firefox/0.10 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; rv:1.7.3) Gecko/20040913 Firefox/0.10 Since I upgraded to 1.0PR, I am unable to install extensions via http://update.mozilla.org/ The site is listed in the list of allowed sites, and even after removing and adding it again, I still get the message: "To protect your computer, Firefox prevented this site (update.mozilla.org) from installing software on your computer" I then tried it from other sites, and they were also blocked. The only way to install an extension was to download, and install from my local disk. To see if I could replicate this issue, I tried various things such as creating a new profile; uninstalling 1.0 and downgrading to 0.9.3 then creating new profile, and upgrading again to see if it was just an incompatibility between profiles or something, but failed to reproduce the same result. However, every time I use my original profile, all extensions are still blocked. I'm assuming this means my profile has been corrupted, but I don't know how. Reproducible: Couldn't Reproduce Steps to Reproduce: 1. Use my original profile, which I have backed up and can provide a copy of the files, if they would be useful. Other than that, I have no idea. Actual Results: Extensions are blocked from all websites Expected Results: Extensions should not be blocked after I explicitly allow the site.
see bug 257633 if that's your issue?
Yes, that was it. I had "Disable Referrer Logging" enabled in the web developer toolbar, so this is a duplicate of bug 257633 *** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 257633 ***
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Closed: 15 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED
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