Opening page opens print dialog

Bug #13181 reported by Tollef Fog Heen
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
firefox (Ubuntu)
Thom May

Bug Description

Opening the link below:

causes firefox to open the print dialog window.

Firefox version is 1.0+dfsg.1-2ubuntu5; reproduced by others on other multiple
(i386, amd64) architectures on IRC.

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Daniel Robitaille (robitaille) wrote :

is that a problem? Looking at the source of that page, it seems that it is
coded in it via javascript that the page must open the printing window when
displaying it:

<BODY onLoad="doPrint()" BGCOLOR="WHITE">

where the "doPrint()" call do in the case of Firefox:

function doPrint() {
    if ((browserName=="Netscape")&&(browserVer>3)) {

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Thom May (thombot) wrote :

As per Daniel, this is expected behaviour

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