RSS Feed, when I try to open a feed the browser start to open countless windows tabs



Feed Discovery and Preview
5 years ago
5 years ago


(Reporter: daneelrsixth, Unassigned)


SeaMonkey 2.16 Branch
Mac OS X

Firefox Tracking Flags

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(1 attachment)



5 years ago
Created attachment 726901 [details]
Screen Shot 2013-03-20 at 10.48.49 AM.png

User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; Intel Mac OS X 10.8; rv:19.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/19.0 SeaMonkey/2.16.2
Build ID: 20130310200905

Steps to reproduce:

I clicked on a link to find a Feed Rss source (example

Actual results:

Seamonkey started to open countless browser windows tabs without title

Expected results:

I guess it should have just gave me the correct rss feed adress

Comment 1

5 years ago
Worksforme on
User agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 5.2; rv:19.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/19.0 SeaMonkey/2.16.2
Build identifier: 20130310201055
Is that the only site, where you see the problem? Is it reproducible in Safe Mode (Help - Restart with Add-Ons Disabled)?
Whiteboard: closeme WFM 2013-04-01

Comment 2

5 years ago
Hi, no, it happens with every site I tried, and i have no addons installed. Every time I click on the rss feed button. If needed I can do a video about it. Cheers.

Comment 3

5 years ago
(In reply to daneelrsixth from comment #2)
> and i have no addons installed.
That doesn't matter, check the Safe Mode please.

Comment 4

5 years ago
I tried the safe mode as you said, and the problem persist.

Comment 5

5 years ago
Anything relevant turn up in Error Console (Ctrl+Shift+J) ?
Any wayward Plugins ?

Comment 6

5 years ago
I've checked the Console as you suggested, my nothing shows up there.

Comment 7

5 years ago
Does recently released 2.17 behaving the same?
Whiteboard: closeme WFM 2013-04-01 → closeme WFM 2013-05-01

Comment 8

5 years ago
I tried 2 mins ago, and yes it's the same.

Comment 9

5 years ago
Next step to test is to create clean profile and check if problem exists there (

Comment 10

5 years ago
Resolved per whiteboard
Last Resolved: 5 years ago
Resolution: --- → INCOMPLETE
Whiteboard: closeme WFM 2013-05-01
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