Opened on 08/14/2014 at 10:04:32 AM

Last modified on 10/29/2014 at 03:33:45 PM

#1224 new defect

Check for update behaves differently when filtering is on/off

Reported by: passbrains Assignee:
Priority: P3 Milestone:
Module: Adblock-Plus-for-Android Keywords:
Cc: Blocked By:
Blocking: Platform: Android
Ready: yes Confidential: no
Tester: Verified working: no
Review URL(s):

Description (last modified by rjeschke)

Adapted from


Sony Ericsson Xperia T Android 4.3 Jelly Bean
Rooted device: Yes
ABP version build#331

How to reproduce

  1. Launch ABP app
  2. Filtering is ON
  1. Go to Advanced Settings
  2. Click check for update
  3. Click back
  4. This time set filtering to off
  5. Go to Advanced Settings
  6. Click check for update

Observed behaviour

When filtering is on: nothing happened

When filtering is off: "Unfortunately, Adblock Plus has stopped" message shown, then it automatically launch the app again

Expected behaviour

Check for update should work properly

Attachments (2)

3602_1406566825_Screenshot_2014-07-28-23-53-50.png (123.6 KB) - added by passbrains on 08/14/2014 at 10:04:35 AM.
3602_1406567455_logcat.log (24.4 KB) - added by passbrains on 08/14/2014 at 10:04:36 AM.

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Change History (5)

Changed on 08/14/2014 at 10:04:35 AM by passbrains

Changed on 08/14/2014 at 10:04:36 AM by passbrains

comment:1 Changed on 08/14/2014 at 10:04:39 AM by passbrains

1 - 28 Jul 2014 15:36:45 posted by Frederic Kerber
Please attach a screencast as well as the log file of the crash to illustrate your issue.

2 - 28 Jul 2014 17:11:19 posted by Shing Chung Suen
Requested documents attached. Thanks.

3 - 30 Jul 2014 05:34:10 posted by Frederic Kerber
Thank you for updating the issue.
Parts of the bug are already known (ticket #723) but as the crash is not mentioned there, I accept your issue for now.

comment:2 Changed on 10/08/2014 at 12:48:04 PM by rjeschke

  • Component changed from Unknown to Adblock-Plus-for-Android
  • Description modified (diff)

comment:3 Changed on 10/29/2014 at 03:33:45 PM by rjeschke

  • Priority changed from Unknown to P3
  • Ready set

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