Over to DOM0
Assignee: rogerl → jst
QA Contact: pschwartau → desale
Reporter, does this still happen using Mozilla 0.9.4?
Yes. Still happens using Mozilla 0.9.4.
Reporter, can you either attach your testcase or put it up on a server somewhere it can stay available until this bug is resolved?
Reporter, can you still reproduce this using 0.9.5?
Status: UNCONFIRMED → NEW
Ever confirmed: true
OK... I can't reproduce this with the original site and a current nightly. I see the images. Furthermore I put together a testcase at http://www.zbarsky.org:8000/~bzbarsky/foo/imagetest.html and it's handled identically by IE, NS4, and Mozilla -- the url is relative to the child, not the parent.
WORKSFORME, there are issues on the page, but I can't see any problems with relative URL's. My guess is that some of the problems are related to our currently broken dynamic loading of images, and there are bugs on that already. If there's really a problem with relative URL's, create a simplified testcase if possible and reopen this bug.
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 17 years ago
Resolution: --- → WORKSFORME
Created attachment 63251 [details] Zipped directory with sample Test Case. Unzip file, then open "frameset.html" from that directory.
Attachment #63251 - Attachment mime type: text/plain → application/x-zip-compressed
In case that attachment didn't help you, here is a new URL that illustrates the problem: http://home.attbi.com/~brkemper/PathProblem/frameset.html Also this link shows what it looks like in Mac IE: http://home.attbi.com/~brkemper/NetscapeRender.gif vs. Mac Netscape: http://home.attbi.com/~brkemper/IERender.gif
Whoops, I had those last two URLs reversed. Sorry. Should be: This link shows what it looks like in Mac IE: http://home.attbi.com/~brkemper/IERender.gif vs. Mac Netscape: http://home.attbi.com/~brkemper/NetscapeRender.gif
I get the "Incorrect replacement" graphic in Netscape 4.x/Win. I get the "correct replacement" graphic in IE 5.0/Win. jst, could you test with a newer IE version?
Interesting. I didn't realize NN4.x would do it incorrectly too. It seems that if the variables for the images are declared outside the function then NN4.x will handle it correctly, but Mozilla will not. I updated the code on my site. Pass your mouse over the bottom picture to see it replaced with the correct graphic now in NN4.x, then look at the source code for the frameset. http://home.attbi.com/~brkemper/PathProblem/frameset.html
I just tested in Mozilla .9.7, and the problem still exists.
problem still in 0.9.7 - it also appears without any java script. If in a frame environment a new frame document is opened, which is in a different directory than the calling document, all relative paths in the new frame document are relative to the calling document, not to the newly opened one. check out http://www.iai-ev.de/spezifikation/Ifc2x/index.htm (click on schema listing in upper left frame, than on first arrow (this opens a new document in the frame below, which is in a different directory), now click on any link in that middle left frame - links do not work, as they are not relative to the new document) - it works however in IE and NS4x. Correct should be to always have path relative to the document, where the link is inserted.
short correction - my previous report was wrong, since the error does not appear if you reach the page (in the given http:// example) through "schema listing" - it actually works. However if you select in the upper left frame "architectural diagram", and then click on any box in the picture (right frame, being an image map), a new document opens in the middle left frame. Now clicking on a link there does not work (wrong relative path). differences: - page is opened from an image map - page is opened by "document_dir\document_name.html", instead of "document_dir/document_name.html" (as when clicking on "schema listing") when I changed (in a local copy) all links within the image map (file order_by_architecture.html) by replacing "\" with "/" it works fine. Could that be a hint?
URLs including "\" are invalid and so I doubt your testcase is related to this bug (which has a testcase with valid urls that demonstrates the problem). I'm seeing exactly what Brad is seeing on Linux. Setting OS/Platform = all.
OS: Mac System 9.x → All
Hardware: Macintosh → All
Severity = MEDIUM [No Crash, No severe functional failure, Results in Cosmetic failure] Visibility = MEDIUM [Dont see any real world website usage, Gets one point of compatibility with other browsers since it works on other browsers. gets one more point on compliance with adopted techonology, that is JS] Priority = Visibility * Severity Priority = p3 adding word "qawanted" because I'm setting this priority on available data & if someone feels otherwise then please investigate this more & feel free to change this priority.
Priority: -- → P3
Reporter [Brad] sent me following email I'm pasting. "Thank you for reviewing and setting the priority. Actually, this does effect a real world Web site that I author. I currently have a work around that involves using absolute URLs everywhere instead of relative ones. This makes testing my pages on a test system very problematic. I don't know if that effects your rating of "medium severity" or not. The site I author is at http://providentcu.org and https://accountmanager.providentcu.org ." This means that there is real world web-site usage & also it is affecting Brad's testing process. If Brad can use this in web site he authors there could be multiple websites out there. Boosting visibility to HIGH. Severity = MEDIUM Visibility = HIGH Priority = Visibility * Severity Priority = p2
Priority: P3 → P2
adding testcase keyword in order to remove from BugAThon testcase needed list. (seems it has one already)
*** Bug 134929 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Mass-reassigning bugs to email@example.com
Assignee: jst → dom_bugs
Status: REOPENED → NEW
OK, so the basic problem as I understand it is that when we call new Image() the image doesn't have a document so it gets one from the caller. It does this by calling nsContentUtils::GetDocumentFromCaller(), which calls nsContentUtils::GetDynamicScriptGlobal() which calls GetScriptContextFromJSContext(). So the point is, the Image object is created in the JS context the code is running in, which is the calling code's context. Brendan, is that right? Is there a way we could create it in the callee's context? Would there be security issues with that? In case anyone cares, my testing shows: NS4, Konqueror 3.0.3 act like Mozilla. Opera 7 acts like IE.
Created attachment 159076 [details] Sample case showing incorrect handling of relative addresses Zip file containing very simple (3 files) sample case with pure html
Comment on attachment 159076 [details] Sample case showing incorrect handling of relative addresses Issue related to the use of backslahes, rather than forward slash. Unfortunately because IE handles them in the same way, people (like me!) get lax. Sorry.
Attachment #159076 - Attachment is obsolete: true
Assignee: general → nobody
QA Contact: desale → general
This works fine for me on the latest Nightly. The "Correct Replacement" and "Original Image" images are displayed when loading the attached test case. Can anyone still reproduce this issue with other cases?
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1472046 Move all DOM bugs that haven't been updated in more than 3 years and has no one currently assigned to P5. If you have questions, please contact :mdaly.
Priority: P2 → P5
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