Seen using Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; PPC Mac OS X Mach-O; en-US; rv:1.8b) Gecko/20050210 Firefox/1.0+ STR: 1. Have several tabs open, including http://del.icio.us/. 2. Click on the RSS feed icon on the bottom of the del.icio.us page 3. More than one feed shows, when there is only supposed to be one feed available from that site 4. In the example I saw, some of mozillazine feeds were showing in the del.ico.us tab even though they weren't available from that page I have seen this behavior intermittently in my testing, and have not been able to reproduce this consistently. Will work on trying to do so and report back, but wanted to get a bug filed to track since I have seen it enough now in my testing.
I think drag and drop might be the culprit here. 1. have two tabs open: a. one containing a link to a page with RSS feeds, such as http://del.icio.us/ (this example has 1 feed, such as this current page) b. second one with a page loaded which also containing RSS feeds, such as http://www.mozilla.org (this example has 3 feeds). 2. look at the RSS menu in tab (b) and confirm its feeds appear fine. 3. go to tab (a) and drag the link for http://del.icio.us/ onto tab (b). 4. go to tab (b) wait for http://del.icio.us/ to finish loading. 5. look at the RSS menu in the statusbar. results: still displays the 3 feeds for mozilla.org. expected: should display the 1 feed for http://del.icio.us/
Hardware: Macintosh → All
workaround: reload tab (b) and its correct RSS feed will then display.
Summary: RSS feeds and tabs - inconsistent behavior → RSS feeds and tabs - drag and drop doesn't update feed listing
14 years ago
Assignee: bugs → vladimir
Ok, I don't think we can get this for 1.8b4, maybe even not for 1.5 at all. The problem here is just a continuation of the tabbrowser.xml/browser.xml pain with favicons and previous live bookmark problems. tabbrowser goes through great pains to present just one WebProgressListener for the entire set of tabs, only passing through status messages for the current tab, and passing an onLocationChanged whenever the current tab is switched. The problem is, when a load happens entirely in the background, browser.js's WebProgressListener receives no notifications. The live bookmarks stuff hooks into the DOMLinkAdded event to populate the list of live bookmarks. This list is kept in an array on a property of the browser for which the link elements appear (event.target's ownerDocument's browser). The list is only cleared in WebProgressListener's startDocumentLoad -- which is never called if the load is happening in a background tab. So if there's a cheap way to find out when a new page is starting to load in a tab, then we can just set livemarkLinks to null on the browser, and all would be well, but I'm not sure how we can do that. (The real future fix is to teach browser.js about multiple tabs, and about handling events for multiple browser instances within a tabbrowser.)
This seems to work now. Probably fixed by our new tab drag and drop implementation.
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 14 years ago
Resolution: --- → WONTFIX
Status: RESOLVED → REOPENED
Resolution: WONTFIX → ---
Neither fixed nor wontfix, but a duplicate. *** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 266904 ***
Status: REOPENED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 14 years ago → 13 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
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