Embedded PDF is not being displayed after reload




14 years ago
13 years ago


(Reporter: enigma, Assigned: bugs)


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14 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.7.5) Gecko/20041107 Firefox/1.0
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.7.5) Gecko/20041107 Firefox/1.0

I've been creating a PDF document by a PHP-Script. The PDF is displayed inline
in my browser.
Everytime a bug is in my script, the content-type of the output is not
application/pdf but text/html.
So when I press F5 to reload the page, either a PDF is displayed or a HTML page.

This usually works. But sometimes if I reload the page, it does not. I just have
a plain tab in front of me.

My first guess was that it is a problem of acrobat. So I terminated the
AcroRd32-Process and reloaded the page - the Acrobat Reader was started *zzz* -
same result: plain page.

Displaying the URL in another tab is not working, too.

The page source of the plain tab is currectly displayed with the source of the

I can not reprocude the bug every time, but It occures a couple of times a day.
If I should find a way to reproduce it, I'll write a comment.

The problem is gone if I restart the browser. 

Reproducible: Sometimes
Steps to Reproduce:
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Last Resolved: 13 years ago
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