able to install the same extension twice

RESOLVED EXPIRED

Status

RESOLVED EXPIRED
14 years ago
13 years ago

People

(Reporter: apersaud, Unassigned)

Tracking

Trunk
x86
Linux

Firefox Tracking Flags

(Not tracked)

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Description

14 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.8a6) Gecko/20050111
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.8a6) Gecko/20050111

I installed adblock and the theme installer and was able to install both of them
twice, ending up with two adblock menues in the tools section and two theme
installer item in preferences. Seems Mozilla doesn't check, if the extension is
already installed, wich I think it should

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.install e.g. adblock (e.g. through the webpage)
2.repeat step 1
3.chek tools menue => two adblock entries

Actual Results:  
got two entries for adblock in the tools menue, where there should only be one...

Expected Results:  
check if the extension is already installed and give an appropiate message the
user...
Version: unspecified → Trunk
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Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 13 years ago
Resolution: --- → EXPIRED
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