Closed Bug 343784 Opened 16 years ago Closed 15 years ago
home page not migrated
Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:220.127.116.11) Gecko/2006070513 Firefox/18.104.22.168 Home Page is not migrated as part of the profile migration. To recreate: 1. Remove your Firefox folder from the Application Support/Mozilla directory 2. Use Mozilla 1.7.x (1.7.13 used) and add some bookmarks, save some passwords, etc..., and set your home page to something like www.slashdot.org 3. Launch Firefox and when the migration wizard comes up choose to migrate data from Mozilla, including the dialog that prompts to set the Home Page to the one used Mozilla 4. After FF starts click on the Home Page icon to go to the home page Expected: You should be redirected to the Home Page set for Mozilla which we migrated, www.slashdot.org for example. Actual: The Firefox Start page with the google search bar appears
this worked in 1.5 and 22.214.171.124. It has been broken since 126.96.36.199 specifically broken between 20060220 and 20060222. cc'ing masayuki. checkin during that time frame is likely suspect.
Check-in range: http://bonsai.mozilla.org/cvsquery.cgi?treeid=default&module=PhoenixTinderbox&branch=MOZILLA_1_8_0_BRANCH&branchtype=match&dir=mozilla%2Fbrowser%2Fcomponents%2Fmigration&file=&filetype=match&who=&whotype=match&sortby=Date&hours=2&date=explicit&mindate=2006-02-20&maxdate=2006-02-22&cvsroot=%2Fcvsroot Tracy forgot to mention it, but the bug that regressed this is bug 327303.
http://lxr.mozilla.org/mozilla/source/browser/components/migration/content/migration.js#465 On the case is "Migration:Ended" in observe, |this._newHomePage| has correct value. But it's not saved if from Seamonkey. Why?
I should not have removed the code of reading/saving by prefService. But we need to save prefs before reset for others.
Assignee: nobody → masayuki
Status: NEW → ASSIGNED
Attachment #228405 - Flags: review?(mconnor)
Comment on attachment 228405 [details] [diff] [review] Patch rv1.0 Sorry. It's very risky. The saving may destroy original(other browser's) profile.
Attachment #228405 - Flags: review?(mconnor) → review-
This is better.
Need a reviewed patch landed on trunk and 1.8-branch before we can consider non-security fixes for the 1.8.0 branch. Not making 188.8.131.52
Flags: blocking184.108.40.206? → blocking220.127.116.11-
Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.8.1b1) Gecko/20060816 BonEcho/2.0b1 This also has the same problem.
Comment on attachment 228428 [details] [diff] [review] Patch rv2.0 ok, that looks good, thanks Masayuki!
Attachment #228428 - Flags: review?(mconnor) → review+
checked-in to trunk.
Status: ASSIGNED → RESOLVED
Closed: 15 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Comment on attachment 228428 [details] [diff] [review] Patch rv2.0 Let's go to 1.8.1 branch.
Attachment #228428 - Flags: approval1.8.1?
Comment on attachment 228428 [details] [diff] [review] Patch rv2.0 a=beltzner on behalf of drivers, please land on MOZILLA_1_8_BRANCH
Attachment #228428 - Flags: approval1.8.1? → approval1.8.1+
checked-in to 1.8.1 branch too.
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