In today's build, when I change the expand/collapse state of a folder or change the threaded state of a folder, it is not being saved when I quit. I can see that localstore.rdf is not being modified. This is only happening when I run -mailnews. If I startup the browser then it is being saved. I think this might be happening due to a leak in ~nsXULDocument because I can see that LocalStoreImpl::Flush() is never being called. Assuming this is the right code, I wonder if we need some way to save the local store without relying on a destructor? Possibly doing it onshutdown.
I agree that doing this in an OnShutdown type method would be good. But when I run, I am hitting the destructor for the nsXULDocument - I'm just running mail, and not doing anything fancy (like maybe even reading a message - I should try that).
Better yet, you could do it in messenger.xul's "onunload" handler. I think that the browser does it this way. Should we try to find the leak? (Or at least file a different bug for that?)
wait, you said you *are* hitting nsXULDocument's dtor? mysterious.
Status: NEW → ASSIGNED
Target Milestone: M15
I'm not seeing Putterman's problem at all - but that's only fair, he's not seeing all my problems either.
putterman: is this still broken?
I haven't seen it recently. Marking WORKSFORME.
Status: ASSIGNED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 18 years ago
Resolution: --- → WORKSFORME
Verified Platform: PC OS: Windows 98 Mozilla Build: 2000101020 M18 Trunk Build
Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED
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