Closed Bug 411043 Opened 15 years ago Closed 4 years ago
Windows Shell Service::Open Application should fall back to HKEY _LOCALE _MACHINE should HKEY _CURRENT _USER fail
(Firefox :: Shell Integration, defect)
(Reporter: testo.moz, Unassigned)
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:220.127.116.11) Gecko/20071127 Firefox/18.104.22.168 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:22.214.171.124) Gecko/20071127 Firefox/126.96.36.199 I was looking at http://lxr.mozilla.org/mozilla1.8.0/source/browser/components/shell/src/nsWindowsShellService.cpp#821 and saw that nsWindowsShellService::OpenApplication uses HKEY_CURRENT_USER to find the location of some programs. I was thinking that if such programs can't be found in HKEY_CURRENT_USER it should check HKEY_LOCALE_MACHINE. It would make this function a lot more useful. Reproducible: Always
15 years ago
Note: this will be removed by bug 324361
12 years ago
Depends on: 324361
Version: unspecified → 2.0 Branch
4 years ago
With bug 324361 fixed, this code has now gone away.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Closed: 4 years ago
Resolution: --- → INVALID
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