Add 602plugin.so to list of Xt plugins that are run in process.

RESOLVED FIXED in mozilla5

Status

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Core
Plug-ins
RESOLVED FIXED
7 years ago
6 years ago

People

(Reporter: karlt, Assigned: karlt)

Tracking

({regression})

Trunk
mozilla5
x86_64
Linux
regression
Points:
---

Firefox Tracking Flags

(blocking2.0 Macaw+, status2.0 .1-fixed)

Details

(Whiteboard: [fx4-rc-ridealong])

Attachments

(1 attachment)

(Assignee)

Description

7 years ago
I was contacted re the plugin at http://www.602.cz/lin/download_form_filler
It is an Xt plugin using XtWindowToWidget and XtAddEventHandler.
Apparently they have government clients.
I haven't tried the plugin.  It looks like it starts a wine process.  I don't know much more than that.

Until bug 544088 is fixed, Xt plugins will fail when run out of process, so we should add know Xt plugins to the list.
(Assignee)

Comment 1

7 years ago
Created attachment 516789 [details] [diff] [review]
patch
Attachment #516789 - Flags: review?(benjamin)
Attachment #516789 - Flags: review?(benjamin) → review+
(Assignee)

Comment 2

7 years ago
Requesting ".x+".

This is a pref-only change adding another plugin to an existing oop-blacklist for Xt plugins such as this plugin.  The plugin authors confirm that their plugin works fine with this preference set.  I expect the proportion of our users with this plugin is small, but the risk to those without in zero.
blocking2.0: --- → ?
Whiteboard: [asking for .x+ fx4-rc-ridealong]
blocking2.0: ? → .x+
Whiteboard: [asking for .x+ fx4-rc-ridealong] → [fx4-rc-ridealong]
(Assignee)

Updated

7 years ago
Attachment #516789 - Flags: approval2.0?

Updated

7 years ago
blocking2.0: .x+ → -

Comment 3

7 years ago
Comment on attachment 516789 [details] [diff] [review]
patch

Cancelling approval request. Please re-request approval for the release after Firefox 4, when the patch has had some time on the trunk. In the meantime, users have a workaround via the pref in the patch.
Attachment #516789 - Flags: approval2.0?
(Assignee)

Updated

7 years ago
Depends on: 610267
http://hg.mozilla.org/projects/cedar/rev/e6b36ff336bb
Whiteboard: [fx4-rc-ridealong] → [fx4-rc-ridealong][fixed-in-cedar]
http://hg.mozilla.org/mozilla-central/rev/e6b36ff336bb
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 6 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Whiteboard: [fx4-rc-ridealong][fixed-in-cedar] → [fx4-rc-ridealong]
Target Milestone: --- → mozilla2.2
No longer depends on: 610267

Updated

6 years ago
blocking2.0: - → Macaw
Comment on attachment 516789 [details] [diff] [review]
patch

Approved for mozilla2.0 repository, a=dveditz for release-drivers
Attachment #516789 - Flags: approval2.0+

Comment 7

6 years ago
Transplanted from mozilla-central onto releases/mozilla2.0:

    http://hg.mozilla.org/releases/mozilla-2.0/rev/471272f0e72a
status2.0: --- → .1-fixed
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