[Libreoffice-qa] [Bugzilla] images attached to bugs do not open inside FF any longer

Thomas Hackert thackert at nexgo.de
Sun Jan 25 10:46:11 PST 2015

Hello Terry, *,
On Sun, 25. January 2015 19:01 Terrence Enger wrote:
> On Sun, 2015-01-25 at 17:30 +0100, Thomas Hackert wrote:
>> maybe this is not a bug, but a feature, but ...
>> When I try to open an screenshot in our own BZ instance, FF asks
>> me either to open it with an external program or to save it to
>> disk. With FDO's BZ they opened within the browser itself. Is
>> this intended?
>> Steps to reproduce:
>> 1. Go to e.g.
>> https://bugs.documentfoundation.org/show_bug.cgi?id=60557
>> 2. click on one of the attached jpegs (for example
>> https://bugs.documentfoundation.org/attachment.cgi?id=74503)
> The list of the attachments shows the second URL given above.
> However, my results are different.


> Mouseover in FireFox shows the URL above, however clicking the
> link makes my FireFox report:
>     The page isn't redirecting properly
>     Iceweasel has detected that the server is redirecting the
>     request for this address in a way that will never complete.
>     (*) This problem can sometimes be caused by disabling or
>     refusing
>         to accept cookies.

Do you use – by any chance – an addon in FF/IW, which shows you this 

> wget agrees.  I used the command (whitespace added):
>     wget --server-response
>          --no-check-certificate
> The last bit of terminal output is:
>     --2015-01-25 12:10:20--
> https://bugs.documentfoundation.org/attachment.cgi?id=74503
>     Connecting to bugs.documentfoundation.org
> (bugs.documentfoundation.org)||:443... connected.
>     WARNING: The certificate of `bugs.documentfoundation.org' is
>     not
> trusted.

Interesting. I do not see this warning, when I use your "wget --
server-response..." command from above, but I see
--2015-01-25 19:43:00--  
Resolving vm150.documentfoundation.org 
Connecting to vm150.documentfoundation.org 
(vm150.documentfoundation.org)||:443... connected.
... :( Is it intended, that attachments are still linked to the vm?
Sorry for the inconvenience and have a nice evening
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the grand fallacy.
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