Opened 12 months ago

Last modified 5 months ago

#32243 new defect

Extensions not functioning after upgrade to Tor Browser 9

Reported by: sysrqb Owned by: tbb-team
Priority: Medium Milestone:
Component: Applications/Tor Browser Version:
Severity: Normal Keywords: tbb-9.0-issues
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Description

Someone in #tor said all of the extensions in their tor browser instance stopped working after the upgrade to 9.0. They had non-standard extensions installed (so I assume this is part of the cause). When they go to about:debugging, they see the below warnings:

Reading manifest: Error processing hidden: An unexpected property was found in the WebExtension manifest
Reading manifest: Error processing chrome_settings_overrides.search_provider.search_url_post_params: Unsupported on Firefox at this time

I do not see these warnings, but apparently Firefox emitted them for every extension (including noscript and https-e). The about:debugging UI shows these messages between the extension name and the "Extension ID" lines.

I don't know if we'll be able to reproduce this, but it'll be good to know if more people are having this problem.

Child Tickets

TicketStatusOwnerSummaryComponent
#32302closedtbb-teamExtensions do not load in Tor Browser 9.0 when directory path changesApplications/Tor Browser

Change History (3)

comment:1 Changed 12 months ago by gk

Summary: Extensions not functioning after upgradeExtensions not functioning after upgrade to Tor Browser 9

comment:2 Changed 5 months ago by sysrqb

Keywords: tbb-9.5-issues added; tbb-9.0-issues removed

Batch move remaining tbb-9.0-issues -> 9.5-issues

comment:3 Changed 5 months ago by sysrqb

Keywords: tbb-9.0-issues added; tbb-9.5-issues removed
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