If you type file URL without extension, download manager saving file no like *.* but just *

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minor
UNCONFIRMED
11 years ago
a year ago

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(Reporter: yeahqb, Unassigned)

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Description

11 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; pl; rv:1.8.1.12) Gecko/20080201 Firefox/2.0.0.12
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; pl; rv:1.8.1.12) Gecko/20080201 Firefox/2.0.0.12

If you type for example: http://example.com/filename and on server exists file "filename.exe" FF will start download but it will save file without extension.

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. type exe, zip (or any file that will be download by ff automaticly) file url,  without extension
2. start download
Actual Results:  
file saved after this steps will have no extension, just filename

Expected Results:  
file should have its extension
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Updated

10 years ago
Product: Firefox → Toolkit

Comment 1

a year ago
I have just reproduced this as I clicked to download a PDF file behind a login required site and I got the filename without the extension (filename,)   instead of (filename.pdf)

this is reproduced on (52.1.2 (64-bit)) on Debian 8 Linux OS.
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