Downloaded file gets deleted before execution / opening

RESOLVED EXPIRED

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Toolkit
Downloads API
RESOLVED EXPIRED
14 years ago
10 years ago

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(Reporter: Benjamin Bach, Assigned: Ben Goodger (use ben at mozilla dot org for email))

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Description

14 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; rv:1.7.3) Gecko/20041001 Firefox/0.10.1
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; rv:1.7.3) Gecko/20041001 Firefox/0.10.1

When downloading a file and choosing to "open with program":

If the download manager is the last instance of Firefox that's open, the tmp-dir
is emptied before the file is opened or executed which means that your download
vanishes...

The tmp-dir should be emptied when the FIRST instance of Firefox is launched.

Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
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Expected Results:  
Kept the downloaded file.

Comment 1

14 years ago
related to Bug 191239
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Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 13 years ago
Resolution: --- → EXPIRED
Product: Firefox → Toolkit
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