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Status

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Firefox
Untriaged
RESOLVED WORKSFORME
6 years ago
5 years ago

People

(Reporter: Pierre Fortin, Unassigned)

Tracking

18 Branch
x86_64
Linux
Points:
---

Firefox Tracking Flags

(Not tracked)

Details

(Whiteboard: [testday-20121221][bugday-20131002])

Attachments

(1 attachment)

(Reporter)

Description

6 years ago
User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux x86_64; rv:18.0) Gecko/18.0 Firefox/18.0
Build ID: 20120926030625

Steps to reproduce:

Navigated to http://townhall.com/tipsheet/


Actual results:

DIalogs popped up over and over until I hit Stop.


Expected results:

0, 1 or 2 max...
(Reporter)

Comment 1

6 years ago
Created attachment 666049 [details]
screen shot of bug...  This happens on several sites; but I have no idea why yet...
(Reporter)

Comment 2

6 years ago
Closed all the dialogs which were in stacks of 35 and 7 (total 42 -- Stopped).

Just noticed: 0 byte Shockwave Flash...

Comment 3

6 years ago
Extensions, plug-ins, proxies?..
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Comment 4

6 years ago
AdBlock Plus 2.1.2
DownloadHelper 4.9.10
NoScript 2.5.6
Shockwave Flash 11.1r102
No Proxy

Today's update doesn't have the problem on the above page.  Noticed the bug on another site but don't recall where.  Will watch for it.

Comment 6

6 years ago
[testday-20121221] edwardb

Navigated to http://townhall.com/tipsheet/
Was greeted with up to 3 full-page advertisements.

Clicked on the Close X presented on each ad.
Experienced no more pop-up advertisements.

Shut down Firefox.
Started up Firefox.
Re-navigated to that page.  No pop-ups appeared.

Removed all cookies from the browser & restarted the browser.
Re-navigated to that page, and encountered 1 pop-up this time.
Click "Close X" in the ad.  Encountered no more ads during my stay on that page.

Given this outcome, i recommend this bug status be changed to RESOLVED
Whiteboard: [testday-20121221]

Updated

5 years ago
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 5 years ago
Resolution: --- → WORKSFORME

Updated

5 years ago
Whiteboard: [testday-20121221] → [testday-20121221][bugday-20131002]
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