Closed Bug 278988 Opened 19 years ago Closed 19 years ago
XPI Install should support wildcard domains and 'install once'
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; rv:1.8b) Gecko/20050118 Firefox/1.0+ Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; rv:1.8b) Gecko/20050118 Firefox/1.0+ 1. The Exception list for sites allowed to install software should support wildcards on domains, this would avoid the need to have autofill.mozdev.org, cute.mozdev.org etc. rather just have *.mozdev.org. Support for directories as well might be useful (e.g. mozdev.org/somedirectory) 2. The banner bar (apologies for the bad term) that shows when an install is blocked currently only has an edit options button to add the site, it would be very useful and more secure to allow a "allow this time only". This is useful when downloading from a site on a public hosting server that has other sites on the same domain and you don't want to trust all sites especially all the time. Reproducible: Always
Don't file two issues in a bug, please. 1: IIRC, we don't need wildcard, "mozdev.org" should work. "addons.update.mozilla.org" didn't exist when mozilla.org released Firefox 1.0 . "update.mozilla.org" is white-listed by default. I think this is ->WONTFIX 2: A duplicate of bug 252830
Component: Download Manager → Extension/Theme Manager
OS: Windows XP → All
Hardware: PC → All
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 252830 ***
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Closed: 19 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
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