Bug 83832 - mozilla unable to "Find" in about:config
Summary: mozilla unable to "Find" in about:config
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: mozilla
Version: 8.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Christopher Aillon
QA Contact: Ben Levenson
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-02-09 19:00 UTC by Scott R. Godin
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:50 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2005-03-31 08:04:42 UTC

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Description Scott R. Godin 2003-02-09 19:00:05 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.0.1) Gecko/20021003

Description of problem:
mozilla is unable to search for strings in the "about:config" window

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.open Mozilla, and enter "about:config" in the URL entry box, and press Return
2.choose Edit->Find In This Page, or press CTRL-F
3.enter the string "mail" in the find dialog box, and either choose "Match
Upper/Lower case" or not. either way it will not affect the results.
4. press OK, and note that it says the string could not be found, despite the
presense of several 'mail.*' attributes in the window below.

Actual Results:  unable to find appropriate strings when searched

Expected Results:  find a search string that clearly exists in the about:config
page being displayed

Additional info:

Comment 1 Christopher Aillon 2005-03-31 08:04:42 UTC
New versions have this fixed

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