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Bug 228179

Summary: firefox has lost ability to select folder to add bookmark
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Doug Maxey <dwm>
Component: firefoxAssignee: Gecko Maintainer <gecko-bugs-nobody>
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Version: 6CC: stransky, wtogami
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Hardware: i386   
OS: Linux   
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Description Doug Maxey 2007-02-11 00:31:14 UTC
Description of problem:
In firefox you can no longer select a folder to drop a bookmark into.  

I don't do this real often, and think this just occured with the last update.
The first symptom noticed that CTRL-D dialog "save in other folder" button on
the right of the title box only adds "Create new folder" button to the "save
bookmark" dialog.  I expect that button to open a list of current folders, but
that does not happen.

As a workaround attempt, I opened the Bookmarks > Manage Bookmarks.  The dialog
opened, but had no files or folders listed.  I have a fairly substantial
bookmark file (which should be trimmed I guess), but it was viewable earlier
this week while I was editing some keywords.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
$ sudo grep firefox /var/log/yum.log
Dec 22 15:09:30 Updated: firefox.i386
Dec 22 15:10:52 Updated: firefox-devel.i386
Feb 08 04:05:35 Updated: firefox.i386
Feb 08 04:06:50 Updated: firefox-devel.i386

How reproducible: 100%

Steps to Reproduce:
Actual results:

Expected results:

Additional info:
 ll -Z ~/.mozilla/firefox/default.ody/
-rw-r--r--  dwm dwm root:object_r:file_t             64397357.s
drwx------  dwm dwm user_u:object_r:file_t           bookmarkbackups/
-rw-------  dwm dwm root:object_r:file_t             bookmarks-20050505.html
-rw-------  dwm dwm user_u:object_r:user_home_t      bookmarks.bak
-rw-------  dwm dwm user_u:object_r:user_home_t      bookmarks.html

ll ~/.mozilla/firefox/default.ody/
total 12640
-rw-r--r--  1 dwm dwm   51354 Feb  3 21:27 64397357.s
drwx------  2 dwm dwm    4096 Feb  7 18:44 bookmarkbackups/
-rw-------  1 dwm dwm  281920 May  5  2005 bookmarks-20050505.html
-rw-------  1 dwm dwm  591853 Feb 10 18:06 bookmarks.bak
-rw-------  1 dwm dwm  591853 Feb 10 18:06 bookmarks.html

Comment 1 Doug Maxey 2007-02-11 00:38:20 UTC
Heh.  Stopped and restarted firefox, and behold.  Works.  Am pretty sure though
that I restarted the desktop since the last update.  Oh well.