Opened on 04/07/2016 at 11:57:30 AM

Closed on 04/28/2016 at 03:02:43 PM

Last modified on 05/31/2016 at 10:55:48 AM

#3898 closed change (fixed)

Defer location permission dialogue

Reported by: pavelz Assignee:
Priority: Unknown Milestone: Adblock-Browser-for-iOS-1.4.0
Module: Adblock-Browser-for-iOS Keywords: icebox
Cc: Blocked By:
Blocking: Platform: Adblock Browser for iOS
Ready: yes Confidential: no
Tester: Scheer Verified working: yes
Review URL(s):


Reintroduced from Pivotal Tracker iceboxed feature


The location permission dialogue should only appear if a website needs these permissions.

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comment:1 Changed on 04/07/2016 at 12:01:45 PM by pavelz

comment:2 Changed on 04/28/2016 at 07:38:37 AM by pavelz

The current appearance ahead of the app start was a misconcept born out of simulator testing, where app permissions used to misbehave on older iOS versions. According to behavior on real devices, it is possible to defer the dialog to the right moment of location aware website.

Last edited on 04/28/2016 at 07:48:35 AM by pavelz

comment:3 Changed on 04/28/2016 at 02:51:53 PM by pavelz

  • Ready set

comment:4 Changed on 04/28/2016 at 02:52:00 PM by pavelz

comment:5 Changed on 04/28/2016 at 03:02:43 PM by pavelz

  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from new to closed

comment:6 Changed on 05/19/2016 at 07:42:49 AM by pavelz

  • Milestone set to Adblock-Browser-for-iOS-next

comment:7 Changed on 05/31/2016 at 10:55:48 AM by scheer

  • Tester changed from Unknown to Scheer
  • Verified working set

The location permission dialogue only appears if a website needs location permissions and no longer appears in the first run of the app.

ABB 1.4.0 (966)
iPhone 6s Plus
iOS 9.3.1

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