Closed Bug 488806 Opened 14 years ago Closed 14 years ago

network geolocation can spam server

Categories

(Core :: DOM: Geolocation, defect, P2)

x86
macOS
defect

Tracking

()

RESOLVED FIXED

People

(Reporter: dougt, Assigned: dougt)

Details

(Keywords: fixed1.9.1)

Attachments

(1 file)

Attached patch patch v.1Splinter Review
if you reload a page over and over, we never remove our listener to the wifi scanner which results in many more updates than request.

basically, we should only call startWatching after we create the wifi_service.
Flags: blocking1.9.1?
Attachment #373267 - Flags: review?(jst)
updating summary to be less scary.  it only is somewhat bad if you have a user hitting reload a dozens and dozens of times.
Summary: network geolocation spams server → network geolocation can spam server
Not gonna block b4 on this, but we'd take it if it gets done in time.
Flags: blocking1.9.1? → blocking1.9.1+
Priority: -- → P2
right, no need to block beta for this.
Attachment #373267 - Flags: superreview+
Attachment #373267 - Flags: review?(jst)
Attachment #373267 - Flags: review+
Attachment #373267 - Flags: approval1.9.1?
http://hg.mozilla.org/mozilla-central/rev/9e06217fc471
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 14 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Comment on attachment 373267 [details] [diff] [review]
patch v.1

a191=beltzner
Attachment #373267 - Flags: approval1.9.1? → approval1.9.1+
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