bug 61098 fix should also apply for un-associated protocol dialog

RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 312680

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P3
critical
RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 312680
8 years ago
5 years ago

People

(Reporter: BijuMailList, Unassigned)

Tracking

(Blocks: 3 bugs, {sec-want})

Trunk
sec-want
Points:
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Dependency tree / graph

Firefox Tracking Flags

(blocking2.0 -)

Details

(Whiteboard: [sg:want])

Attachments

(2 attachments)

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Description

8 years ago
bug 61098 fix "Prevent...creating addi. dialogs" should also also be shown when showing un-associated protocol dialog.

This one of the issue at "Last Measure" website in Bug 550196 

When there is an un-associated protocol a dialog popup saying  
  "Firefox doesn't know how to open this address, 
   because the protocol (ed2k) isn't associated with any program."

And that site opens many....

**** ONLY WAY OUT is kill firefox from task manager
**** additionally it start subscribing to NEWS GROUPS
**** so your MAIL CLIENT opens

**** SEE WARING ABOVE !!! - http://bit.ly/b81Sjx  *****
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Comment 1

8 years ago
Created attachment 479284 [details]
xupem-mos.on.zoy.org html source
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Comment 2

8 years ago
Created attachment 479286 [details]
unknown_protocol.html test case

Comment 3

8 years ago
Could someone please mark this as blocking bug 616843, in which I'm trying to list all dialogs that should be tab-modal?

Updated

8 years ago
Blocks: 616843

Updated

8 years ago
Blocks: 59314

Updated

8 years ago
No longer blocks: 59314
Whiteboard: [sg:want]
status1.9.1: unaffected → ---
status1.9.2: unaffected → ---
So this applies to not only unknown protocol, but also malformed URL (e.g. "http://" or "about:foo"), right?

And when "browser.xul.error_pages.enabled" is false, all the network errors can cause something like attachment 479286 [details].
JFYI, both bug 382702 and bug 312680 are fixed. i.e. No error code would generate a dialog unless a user intentionally sets false to "browser.xul.error_pages.enabled".

Updated

5 years ago
Blocks: 950073
Whiteboard: [sg:want] → [sg:want] [feature] p=0
MarcoM:

If this bug still bothers you, you should file a new bug or change the summary to: "When error pages are disabled, error dialogs should be tab-modal" or something. Anyway, it should cover all the network errors rather than just protocol errors.
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 5 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
Duplicate of bug: 312680

Updated

5 years ago
No longer blocks: 950073
Whiteboard: [sg:want] [feature] p=0 → [sg:want]
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