link of type file:// in web page doesn't work

RESOLVED WONTFIX

Status

defect
RESOLVED WONTFIX
14 years ago
14 years ago

People

(Reporter: pf.lemosquet, Unassigned)

Tracking

1.7 Branch
x86
Windows 2000

Firefox Tracking Flags

(Not tracked)

Details

(Reporter)

Description

14 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; fr-FR; rv:1.7.5) Gecko/20041217
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; fr-FR; rv:1.7.5) Gecko/20041217

An URL of type "file://///server1/Consulting" works in address bar but doesn't
work in web page as link.

server1 is a network computer (Windows) in my domain. 

Reproducible: Always

Comment 1

14 years ago
See Bug 122022 "[ISSUE] file:// URLs in a http | https page do not work
(clicking does nothing, do not auto-load, etc.) [dupe to bug 84128]"

Comment 2

14 years ago
This is not allowed to Bug 69070 for security reasons, see bug 268778 comment 3.

See Bug 233108 for allowing it for a particular site.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 14 years ago
Resolution: --- → WONTFIX
Version: unspecified → 1.7 Branch
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