Embedded PDF is not being displayed after reload

RESOLVED EXPIRED

Status

()

RESOLVED EXPIRED
14 years ago
13 years ago

People

(Reporter: enigma, Assigned: bugs)

Tracking

Firefox Tracking Flags

(Not tracked)

Details

(Reporter)

Description

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
pdf-document.

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:
This is an automated message, with ID "auto-resolve01".

This bug has had no comments for a long time. Statistically, we have found that
bug reports that have not been confirmed by a second user after three months are
highly unlikely to be the source of a fix to the code.

While your input is very important to us, our resources are limited and so we
are asking for your help in focussing our efforts. If you can still reproduce
this problem in the latest version of the product (see below for how to obtain a
copy) or, for feature requests, if it's not present in the latest version and
you still believe we should implement it, please visit the URL of this bug
(given at the top of this mail) and add a comment to that effect, giving more
reproduction information if you have it.

If it is not a problem any longer, you need take no action. If this bug is not
changed in any way in the next two weeks, it will be automatically resolved.
Thank you for your help in this matter.

The latest beta releases can be obtained from:
Firefox:     http://www.mozilla.org/projects/firefox/
Thunderbird: http://www.mozilla.org/products/thunderbird/releases/1.5beta1.html
Seamonkey:   http://www.mozilla.org/projects/seamonkey/
This bug has been automatically resolved after a period of inactivity (see above
comment). If anyone thinks this is incorrect, they should feel free to reopen it.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 13 years ago
Resolution: --- → EXPIRED
You need to log in before you can comment on or make changes to this bug.