Open Bug 945703 Opened 6 years ago Updated 6 years ago

Pasting a download link into the download manager sometimes fails.

Categories

(Firefox :: Downloads Panel, defect)

26 Branch
defect
Not set

Tracking

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Tracking Status
firefox25 --- affected
firefox26 - affected
firefox27 --- affected
firefox28 --- affected
firefox29 --- affected

People

(Reporter: VarCat, Unassigned)

Details

FF 26.10
User Agent:Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; WOW64; rv:26.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/26.0
Build Id:20131202182626

FF Aurora:
User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; WOW64; rv:27.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/27.0
Build id: 20131203004003

FF Nightly:
User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; WOW64; rv:28.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/28.0
Build Id: 20131202092621

Environments:
Windows 7 x64
Mac Os x 10.9
Ubuntu 12.04 x32

STR:

1. Copy the download link of a file.
2. Open Download Manager.
3. Paste the download link.

Expected:
The download starts.

Actual:
Paste button is disabled so the download link cannot be copied in the download manager.

Note:
This bug is intermittent and seems to reproduce easily using the Nightly build. The occurrence of the bug is around 33%.
Is this a regression from Fx25?
Flags: needinfo?(catalin.varga)
I managed to reproduce this bug on Fx 25 and Fx20.
Flags: needinfo?(catalin.varga)
In that case we do not need to track this as a long-standing issue, thanks Catalin
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