From Bugzilla Helper: User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 Gecko/20010806 BuildID: A link on a webpage should change color after you have visited the page it points to. I have verified that the "visited links" and "unvisited linkd" colors are different in Preferences/appearance/colors. I have "Always use the colors ...specified by the webpage" checked. Checking "Use my chosen colors" has no effect. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1.Start browser 2.Create a webpage with the following links http://www.scienceu.com/geometry/facts/solids/handson.html 3.Click on link 4.Press Back - link to geometry figures should have changed color. Actual Results: Link remains same color before and after being visited Expected Results: link should change color after being visited.
hmmm, not sure if it'd be a dup of bug 95687... i haven't encountered this, except while testing bug 90081 --which turned out to be my hitting up against bug 12493... let me grab a more recent build to test with the URL provided here...
Assignee: pchen → attinasi
tested using 2001.08.21.08-comm on linux [rh6.2]. the vlink color appears for the "java" links i clicked, but not for the "Info Center", "Geometry Center", etc links at the bottom. i noticed that the url's for links at the bottom are mixed-case [http://www.ScienceU.com/] --are mixed-case url's also considered non-canonical? if so, then this would be a dup of bug 12493.
Yes, one of the things that happens when a URL is canonicalized is that the hostname becomes all lower-case. This offers some protection against spoofs like "paypaI.com" (where the last letter is a capital i).
dup of 12493, then. *** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 12493 ***
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 18 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
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Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED
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