Closed Bug 318338 Opened 14 years ago Closed 14 years ago

Implement central blacklisting of extensions


(Toolkit :: Add-ons Manager, defect)

1.8 Branch
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(Reporter: mconnor, Assigned: robert.strong.bugs)




(Keywords: fixed1.8.1, meta, Whiteboard: [mustfix][client work complete, waiting on AMO])


(2 obsolete files)

Tracking, see deps
Depends on: 250854
bug 250854 is for blacklisting via xpinstall and the permissions manager on the client and this bug is for centralized blacklisting of extensions. There is no dependency for bug 250854 to be fixed to fix this bug.
No longer depends on: 250854
Target Milestone: --- → Firefox 2 alpha1
Flags: blocking-firefox2+
I'd like to land the patch in bug 317406 when this lands since it also occurs when an item is not installed due to it being blacklisted.
Depends on: 317406
Attached image UI Screenshots (obsolete) —
Mike, attached is a screenshot of the EM with blacklisted items, notification dialog, and install denied dialog per the wiki and our discussions for your review.
Attachment #212800 - Flags: ui-review?(beltzner)
Attached patch really close (obsolete) — Splinter Review
I just need to work a bit on getIncompatibleItems for this to be complete
Resetting target milestone since the AMO work still needs to be completed in bug 290759
Target Milestone: Firefox 2 alpha1 → Firefox 2 alpha2
Client side is done - remaining work to be done on AMO and Changing milestone to beta 1 since the remaining work doesn't need to be / won't be finished by alpa 2
Target Milestone: Firefox 2 alpha2 → Firefox 2 beta1
Version: unspecified → 2.0 Branch
pushing out non-critical-path bugs to b2
Target Milestone: Firefox 2 beta1 → Firefox 2 beta2
Whiteboard: [mustfix]
The remaining items are:
1) Add the ability to create the blocklist on AMO.
2) Create the blocklist page on
Whiteboard: [mustfix] → [mustfix][client work complete, waiting on AMO]
Client side pieces are in place, so resolving this, bug 290759 is the server side piece that remains,  which is now on the Fx2 blocker list.
Closed: 14 years ago
Keywords: fixed1.8.1
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Product: Firefox → Toolkit
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