Opened 6 years ago

Closed 13 months ago

Last modified 12 months ago

#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
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 (5)

comment:1 Changed 6 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 6 years ago by philll

  • Ready set

comment:3 Changed 2 years ago by erikvold

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

comment:4 Changed 14 months 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

Version 0, edited 14 months ago by noushadamir (next)

comment:5 Changed 13 months ago by sebastian

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

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