Opened 5 years ago

Last modified 4 days ago

#271 new change

Do not attemp downloading filters if there is no internet connection

Reported by: trev Assignee:
Priority: P3 Milestone:
Module: Core Keywords:
Cc: erikvold Blocked By:
Blocking: Platform: Unknown / Cross platform
Ready: yes Confidential: no
Tester: Unknown Verified working: no
Review URL(s):



Currently the browser will try downloading filters regardless of whether there is an internet connection. It will fail and only try downloading again after a day.

What to change

We shouldn't try downloading if navigator.onLine is false, see

Change History (4)

comment:1 Changed 5 years ago by trev

Note that in Firefox we don't have access to a window so we would need to use nsIIOService.offline instead (

comment:2 Changed 5 years ago by philll

  • Ready set

comment:3 Changed 11 months ago by erikvold

  • Cc erikvold added
  • Platform set to Unknown / Cross platform
  • Tester set to Unknown

comment:4 Changed 4 days ago by noushadamir

Thanks for this post. The property should return false when people click links after they lose internet connection. And If the TV installation problem checks out [TV Repair] Quick customer support

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