Opened 8 years ago

Last modified 2 years ago

#7099 new defect

Conflicts with the PrivacyChoice TrackerBlock extension

Reported by: cypherpunks Owned by: pde
Priority: Medium Milestone:
Component: HTTPS Everywhere/EFF-HTTPS Everywhere Version: HTTPS-E 3.0.0
Severity: Normal Keywords:
Cc: the_fly@… Actual Points:
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With both HTTPS-Everywhere 3.0 and PrivacyChoice TrackerBlock 2.2 enabled firefox hangs on startup (before the first content window is displayed)

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Change History (5)

comment:1 Changed 8 years ago by pde

Parent ID: #3190

This is probably an intance of #3190. Please take this up with Mozilla, we need fixed in order to resolve these extension incompatibility bugs.

In the mean time PrivacyChoice TrackerBlock could follow this advice if they wished to:

comment:2 Changed 8 years ago by thefly

Cc: the_fly@… added

Same conflict exists between PrivacyChoice TrackerBlock and Versions 3.01 and 3.02 of Https everywhere.

comment:3 Changed 7 years ago by pde

Hi, we believe that a fix for this bug should hopefully now be in the mozilla central codebase. Is there any chance you could test this with today's Firefox 21 nightly build?

comment:4 Changed 7 years ago by schoen

Parent ID: #3190

With the current nightly this bug is still present. CPU utilization goes to 100% and Firefox's memory usage seems to grow without bound.

However, I don't know of a specific reason that we think this is related to the request rewriting issue, so I'm removing the link to bug 3190.

comment:5 Changed 2 years ago by teor

Severity: Normal

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