Attempting to go on with opening a bug in bugzilla, without specifying a "Summary" give a XUL error.

Bug #26545 reported by Sivan Greenberg
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
firefox (Ubuntu)
Ian Jackson

Bug Description

ii firefox 1.4.99+1.5rc3.dfsg-1ubuntu4
lightweight web browser based on Mozilla
ii firefox-gnome-support 1.4.99+1.5rc3.dfsg-1ubuntu4
Support for Gnome in Mozilla Firefox
rc mozilla-firefox-locale-en-gb 1.0.4lang20050515-1ubuntu3
Mozilla Firefox English language/region pack

attempting to open a new bug in our bugzilla, forgetting to input a "Summary"
give in a XUL error window:

XML Parsing Error: not well-formed
Location: chrome://global/content/commonDialog.xul
Line Number 1, Column 10:SetString(7, editField2.value);

Instead of actually popping out the error window from bugzilla, as does

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Sivan Greenberg (sivan) wrote :

also installed:
ii epiphany-browser 1.9.2-0ubuntu2
Intuitive GNOME web browser

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Ian Jackson (ijackson) wrote :

I have tested this on my 1.4.99+1.5rc3.dfsg-1ubuntu4 and it seems to work. I
did as follows:
1. Vanilla dapper install last updated some time last week
2. firefox packages 1.4.99+1.5rc3.dfsg-1ubuntu4
3. rm -rf .mozilla; firefox
4. Visit by typing the url
5. Log in using my ubuntu bugzilla account. Answer the dialogue boxes about
saving passwords etc.
6. Tools / JavaScript Console shows errors in
  Error: Error in parsing value for property 'font'. Declaration dropped.
  Source File:
  Line: 31
 (I have reported this separately, as
7. Click `new', Ubuntu.
8. Type `firefox' into the Package field
9. Type `No summary, testing.' into the Description field.
10. Click Commit
11. Observe a dialogue box `Please enter a summary sentence for this bug'.

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