getting "m_newsHost is null, panic!" when adding newsgroup directly from webpage

RESOLVED INCOMPLETE

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RESOLVED INCOMPLETE
18 years ago
10 years ago

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Description

18 years ago
If you go to:
http://www.macromedia.com/software/flash/open/licensing/sourcecode/faq.html
and click on the:
news://forums.macromedia.com/macromedia.open-swf
link you'll get something like this in you NNTP log:
0[343fd8]:
InitializeNewsFolderFromUri(news://forums.macromedia.com/macromedia.open-swf)
0[343fd8]: Next state: NNTP_RESPONSE
0[343fd8]: Receiving: 200 misc.macromedia.com InterNetNews NNRP server INN 1.7.2
08-Dec-1997 ready (posting ok).
0[343fd8]: Next state: SEND_FIRST_NNTP_COMMAND
0[343fd8]: m_newsHost is null, panic!
0[343fd8]: Next state: NNTP_ERROR
0[343fd8]: Next state: NEWS_FREE
0[343fd8]: Next state: NEWS_FREE

BTW: Everything works ok.
Mass moving all NEWS bugs from esther to myself.
QA Contact: esther → stephend

Comment 2

18 years ago
panic! testing this crashed me. I'm probably running into some other bug.
talkback gives

nsNNTPProtocol::Initialize() 
nsNntpService::NewChannel() 
nsIOService::NewChannelFromURI() 
nsDocShell::DoURILoad() 
nsDocShell::InternalLoad() 
nsWebShell::HandleLinkClickEvent() 
HandlePLEvent() 
PL_HandleEvent() 
PL_ProcessPendingEvents() 
nsEventQueueImpl::ProcessPendingEvents() 
event_processor_callback() 
our_gdk_io_invoke() 
libglib-1.2.so.0 + 0xeaca (0x4063faca) 
libglib-1.2.so.0 + 0x10186 (0x40641186) 
libglib-1.2.so.0 + 0x10751 (0x40641751) 
libglib-1.2.so.0 + 0x108f1 (0x406418f1) 
libgtk-1.2.so.0 + 0x8c8e9 (0x405668e9) 
nsAppShell::Run() 
nsAppShellService::Run() 
main1() 
main() 
libc.so.6 + 0x189cb (0x402479cb) 

Comment 4

18 years ago
gemal, can you still reproduce the same problem?
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Comment 5

18 years ago
In 20010316

0[346128]: Receiving: 200 secnews.netscape.com Netscape-Collabra/3.52 03615 NNRP 
ready (posting ok).
0[346128]: Next state: NNTP_SEND_MODE_READER_RESPONSE
0[346128]: Next state: SEND_FIRST_NNTP_COMMAND
0[346128]: m_newsHost is null, panic!
Product: MailNews → Core
sorry for the spam.  making bugzilla reflect reality as I'm not working on these bugs.  filter on FOOBARCHEESE to remove these in bulk.
Assignee: sspitzer → nobody
Filter on "Nobody_NScomTLD_20080620"
QA Contact: stephend → networking.news
Henrik, do you still see this problem in TB 2.0.0.* or recent Trunk TB builds? If no response in 3 weeks, I will close this bug as INCO.
Priority: P3 → --
Whiteboard: [jcranmer:unconfirmed] closeme 2008-07-17
RESO INCO per last comment. If you feel this change was made in error, please respond with your comments why.
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 10 years ago
Resolution: --- → INCOMPLETE
Whiteboard: [jcranmer:unconfirmed] closeme 2008-07-17
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Updated

10 years ago
Product: Core → MailNews Core
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