Opened on 04/07/2014 at 04:29:48 PM

Closed on 08/29/2019 at 05:43:52 PM

Last modified on 10/08/2019 at 05:42:58 PM

#271 closed change (rejected)

Do not attemp downloading filters if there is no internet connection

Reported by: trev Assignee:
Priority: P3 Milestone:
Module: Core Keywords: closed-in-favor-of-gitlab
Cc: erikvold Blocked By:
Blocking: Platform: Unknown / Cross platform
Ready: yes Confidential: no
Tester: Unknown Verified working: no
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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

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Change History (5)

comment:1 Changed on 04/07/2014 at 05:58:06 PM 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 on 04/30/2014 at 01:24:24 PM by philll

  • Ready set

comment:3 Changed on 09/20/2018 at 06:26:14 AM by erikvold

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

comment:4 Changed on 08/16/2019 at 09:09:49 AM by noushadamir


Last edited on 10/08/2019 at 05:42:58 PM by kzar

comment:5 Changed on 08/29/2019 at 05:43:52 PM by sebastian

  • Keywords closed-in-favor-of-gitlab added
  • Resolution set to rejected
  • Status changed from new to closed

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