Closed Bug 969474 Opened 6 years ago Closed 5 years ago
Odd back button behavior for Welcome to Sync
When the user enters sync through several of the entry points, the back button on the Welcome to Sync screen becomes enabled, but does nothing.
Back button leads to bad behavior - can we disable it for about:accounts? https://github.com/mozilla/fxa-content-server/issues/661
Back button has to work, y'all. It's a fundamental behavior of the web.
The bug is also reproducible on Windows 7 x64 using following builds: - 33.0a1 (2014-07-10); - 32.0a2 (2014-07-10); - 31 beta 9; - 30.0 release.
OS: Mac OS X → All
Hardware: x86 → All
Version: unspecified → Trunk
Hi Drew, Without this patch, loading about:accounts in a new tab enables the back-button, but pressing back does nothing. With this patch it works as expected (ie, the button remains disabled)
Assignee: nobody → markh
Status: NEW → ASSIGNED
Attachment #8659086 - Flags: review?(adw)
I assumed that simple change wouldn't break the tests, but you'd think I'd know by now that that assumption is almost always wrong :/
Comment on attachment 8659094 [details] [diff] [review] 0001-Bug-969474-fix-behaviour-of-back-button-on-about-acc.patch Review of attachment 8659094 [details] [diff] [review]: ----------------------------------------------------------------- (In reply to Mark Hammond [:markh] from comment #5) > I assumed that simple change wouldn't break the tests, but you'd think I'd > know by now that that assumption is almost always wrong :/ You're an optimist! :-) (Me too.)
Attachment #8659094 - Flags: review?(adw) → review+
I have reproduced this bug on Firefox nightly Version 30.0a1 It's fixed and verified on Latest Developer Edition Build ID 20151017004025 User Agent Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.3; rv:43.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/43.0 Tested OS- Windows8.1 32bit
QA Whiteboard: [testday-20151016]
Opened https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1233668 - the patch for this bug does not add the first FxA page to history and causes a problem in Firefox Accounts - window.history.back() cannot be used to go back to the initial page!
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