Closed Bug 815974 Opened 8 years ago Closed 8 years ago
[System] Remember geolocation permission for an app is broken
Build: Device - Unagi Hashes <project name="gaia" path="gaia" remote="b2g" revision="1087df834f985c4d01db455eb60163789499e086"/> <project name="releases/gecko" path="gecko" remote="mozillaorg" revision="04c2d4fc726f99facfabf85ebe6376996cac5dc8"/> Steps 1. Install MozQA WebRT Tester - http://mozqa.com/data/webapps/mozqa.com/appinstall.html 2. Launch it and go to firefox --> geolocation --> position.html 3. When the prompt appears to access your geolocation, select remember my choice 4. Exit the app and kill the app process through task manager 5. Launch the app again and go to firefox --> geolocation --> position.html Expected: No prompt should appear. Permissions should be granted automatically and the user's geolocation should be shown. Actual: Prompt appears again asking for whether to share location or not. Looks like remember my choice isn't working with geolocation.
Apparently can happen in app or browser as well. Looks like this is plainly generally busted.
This does block, but I'm pretty sure this is a dupe of another bug. Doug?
this is what gregor is working on.
Assignee: nobody → anygregor
(In reply to Doug Turner (:dougt) from comment #3) > this is what gregor is working on. So there's no known bug tracking the work here then?
Generalizing cause we know this issue applies generally.
Summary: Installing an app, accessing geolocation and selecting remember my choice, exit app, return to it and access geolocation again - choice wasn't remembered → [System] Remember my permission for an app is broken
This is a special case for prompting because we don't require the geolocation permission in the manifest. It should work with all other APIs that use prompting.
Attachment #686944 - Flags: review?(jonas)
Summary: [System] Remember my permission for an app is broken → [System] Remember geolocation permission for an app is broken
moving to general after seeing that this patch is on the platform side
Component: Gaia::System → General
Attachment #686944 - Flags: review?(jonas) → review+
Setting priority based on triage discussions. Feel free to decrease priority if you disagree.
Priority: -- → P1
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 8 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Verified on 12/31/2012 build.
Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED
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