On a fresh (Uninstall Firefox, reboot, reinstall Firefox), a "download error" -228 occurs, on any(!!!) extension/theme.

RESOLVED WORKSFORME

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Firefox
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major
RESOLVED WORKSFORME
9 years ago
9 years ago

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(Reporter: Michael Soliman., Unassigned)

Tracking

3.5 Branch
x86
Windows XP
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Description

9 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.9.1.2) Gecko/20090729 Firefox/3.5.2 (.NET CLR 3.5.30729)
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.9.1.2) Gecko/20090729 Firefox/3.5.2 (.NET CLR 3.5.30729)

Moin Moin.

Despite of having uninstalled Firefox, rebooted, reinstalled Firefox, having set "xpinstall.enabled" to "true", having set the cachesize to 250MB
,  a "download error" -228 occurs, on any(!!!) extension/theme within {"https://addons.mozilla.org/de/firefox/addon/722", "https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/307", "https://addons.mozilla.org/addon/951"}.
_Tschuess,
__Michael.

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Uninstall Firefox.
2. Reboot.
3. Reinstall Firefox.
4. Set "xpinstall.enabled" to "true".
5. Set the cachesize to 250MB.
6. Go to one of {"https://addons.mozilla.org/de/firefox/addon/722", "https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/307", "https://addons.mozilla.org/addon/951"}..
7. Install it..


Actual Results:  
"download error" -228
(If done per Add-on window the result-set is void.).

Expected Results:  
Installation.
How about creating a new profile with no changes?
http://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/Managing+profiles
Version: unspecified → 3.5 Branch
(Reporter)

Comment 2

9 years ago
Moin Moin.
In my case, the tmp/temp environmenvt variables ("Start/run/type /type set ") perceived a wrong value.
Changes might be entered at "Start/control panel/system/advanced/environment".
_Tschuess,
__Michael.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 9 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Not fixed unless a patch has been filed.
Resolution: FIXED → WORKSFORME
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