Open Bug 948944 Opened 9 years ago Updated 2 months ago

The download indicator is missing from the applications dock


(Toolkit :: Downloads API, defect)

27 Branch




(Reporter: avaida, Unassigned)


Reproducible on: 
- the latest Beta (BuildID: 20131209204824): Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux i686; rv:27.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/27.0
- the latest Aurora (BuildID: 20131211004000): Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux i686; rv:28.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/28.0
- the latest Nightly (BuildID: 20131211030206): Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux i686; rv:29.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/29.0
- the latest RC (BuildID: 20131205075310): Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux i686; rv:26.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/26.0
under Ubuntu 13.04 x86.

Steps to reproduce:
1. Open Firefox.
2. Initiate the download of, preferably, a larger file (e.g.
3. Check the toolbar and dock (taskbar) download indicators.

Expected results: A download indicator will be displayed on the download button from Firefox's toolbar and also on the browser icon displayed in Ubuntu's applications dock.

Actual results: The download indicator is only shown in the browser's toolbar, missing from the applications dock.

1. This issue is based on Bug 906620. The fix applied for Bug 906620 could not be verified as fixed on Ubuntu.
2. This issue is not a regression as it is also reproducible on Firefox 20.0 (BuildID: 20130326150557): Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux i686; rv:20.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/20.0, which is the first Fx build containing the new download manager.
Severity: normal → S3
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