Open Bug 564634 Opened 13 years ago Updated 5 months ago
Tries to load images within JSON (improperly encoded), causing unnecessary 404s
(Firefox :: General, defect)
(Reporter: fr, Unassigned)
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; de; rv:22.214.171.124) Gecko/20100423 Ubuntu/10.04 (lucid) Firefox/3.5 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; de; rv:126.96.36.199) Gecko/20100423 Ubuntu/10.04 (lucid) Firefox/3.5 Firefox tries to load images for image tags within JSON, but the encoding (backslashes and quotes) is not fixed, causing unnecessary requests resulting in 404-errors Example (as recorded by LiveHeader): GET /inventar/%5C%22lib%5C/status_1_sm.png%5C%22 HTTP/1.1 Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. Install LiveHeaders 2. open URL given as sample Actual Results: user experience is slowed down, the error log on the server get filled Expected Results: either preload the correct images using the right URLs or just wait until the image is actually required on the page
12 years ago
Can you still reproduce this bug in Firefox 6? Please update to Firefox 6 or later, update your plugins, and retest in a new profile. If you still see the issue with the updated version of Firefox, please post here. Otherwise, please close as RESOLVED > WORKSFORME.
5 months ago
Severity: normal → S3
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