Commit 59ef7494 authored by Georg Koppen's avatar Georg Koppen
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Bug 16730: Reset NoScript whitelist on upgrade

This fixes 16722 as well and resets the toolbar UI to kill
"Share this page", but that still requires another restart :/.

This is basically Mike's idea and code.
parent 97796d37
......@@ -2864,6 +2864,41 @@ function torbutton_restore_cookies(tor_enabled)
// Bug 1506 P1: This function just cleans up prefs that got set badly in previous releases
function torbutton_fixup_old_prefs()
if(m_tb_prefs.getIntPref('extensions.torbutton.pref_fixup_version') < 1) {
// TBB 5.0a3 had bad Firefox code that silently flipped this pref on us
if (m_tb_prefs.prefHasUserValue("browser.newtabpage.enhanced")) {
// TBB 5.0a3 users had all the necessary data cached in
// directoryLinks.json. This meant that resetting the pref above
// alone was not sufficient as the tiles features uses the cache
// even if the pref indicates that feature should be disabled.
// We flip the preference below as this forces a refetching which
// effectively results in an empty JSON file due to our spoofed
// URLs.
let matchOS = m_tb_prefs.getBoolPref("intl.locale.matchOS");
m_tb_prefs.setBoolPref("intl.locale.matchOS", !matchOS);
m_tb_prefs.setBoolPref("intl.locale.matchOS", matchOS);
// Prior to TBB 5.0, NoScript was allowed to update its whitelist. This caused
// odd things to appear in people's whitelists.
if (m_tb_prefs.prefHasUserValue("capability.policy.maonoscript.sites")) {
// For some reason, the Share This Page button also survived the
// TBB 5.0a4 update's attempt to remove it.
if (m_tb_prefs.prefHasUserValue("browser.uiCustomization.state")) {
m_tb_prefs.setIntPref('extensions.torbutton.pref_fixup_version', 1);
// ---------------------- Event handlers -----------------
// Bug 1506 P1/P3: This removes any platform-specific junk
......@@ -2971,6 +3006,9 @@ function torbutton_do_startup()
prompts.alert(null, title, warning);
// For general pref fixups to handle pref damage in older versions
m_tb_prefs.setBoolPref("extensions.torbutton.startup", false);
......@@ -225,3 +225,6 @@ pref("spellchecker.dictionary", "chrome://torbutton/locale/");
pref("extensions.torbutton.window.maxHeight", 1000);
pref("extensions.torbutton.window.maxWidth", 1000);
// This pref specifies an ad-hoc "version" for various pref update hacks we need to do
pref("extensions.torbutton.pref_fixup_version", 0);
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