User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; de-DE; rv:1.7.7) Gecko/20050414 Firefox/1.0.3 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; de-DE; rv:1.7.7) Gecko/20050414 Firefox/1.0.3 Links to lokal files on HTML pages with <a href="file://C:/something.txt">something.txt</a> are out of function. While the source seems ok, the status bar shows "file:///something.txt" with triple shlashes. Using "file://C:/something.txt" in the URL-Locator has no problems. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1.Edit a Text-File something.txt and put it in a local folder. 2.Edit a HTML-File with link to the local file 'something.txt' with full path. Put this HTML-file on your webserver. 3. Open the HTML-file and click the link to something.txt 4. nothing happens. 5. Copy link location via right mouse-click 6. past link into URL-Locator and Enter 7. the file is loaded Actual Results: See 4. and 7. Expected Results: click on Link should have the same result like using the URL-locator
It's cannot be accessed by the page for security reasons! Dupe of bug 84128.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 84128 ***