Closed Bug 326698 Opened 14 years ago Closed 14 years ago
Safari saved passwords and usernames not imported
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; PPC Mac OS X Mach-O; en-US; rv:184.108.40.206) Gecko/20060111 Firefox/220.127.116.11 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; PPC Mac OS X Mach-O; en-US; rv:1.8) Gecko/20060131 Firefox/1.5 Usernames and passwords saved in Safari were not imported. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. Launch Safari 2. Open Safari Preferences 2. Make sure "User names and Passwords" is enabled in AutoFill tab 3. In Safari, browse to a site with a password, e.g. www.amazon.com, and log in 4. Click "Yes" when Safari asks to remember the password 5. Quit Safari 6. Launch Firefox 7. Choose File:Import... and import data from Safari 8. Browse to the same password-protected site visited in Safari Actual Results: Username and password are not entered by Firefox. They are also not listed in the Passwords tab of the Privacy pane of the Firefox Preferences. Expected Results: Username and password would be imported from Safari and stored with other saved passwords. This is the 20060131 Places build, posted as the 20060128 nightly.
14 years ago
Component: Places → Migration
Really, the Right Thing(tm) on OS X is to use the Keychain directly, instead of importing some/all of the passwords into a separate password manager. There's a bug on doing exactly that, in fact. WONTFIX since this is really the wrong answer.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Closed: 14 years ago
Resolution: --- → WONTFIX
Depends on: 1018667
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