UW flickr uploader disappears completely upon input of invalid URL
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Description

Sample URL:

http://www.flickr.com/photos/bensutherland/308795905

(This is invalid, it has an extra "5" at the end.)

The input field for the flickr URL disappears. No error message, no nothing. (Using FF 16.0.2 on Mac OS X 10.7.5)


Version: unspecified
Severity: major

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Blocks
T45450: UploadWizard Flickr (tracking)
Reference
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Lupo created this task.Nov 20 2012, 10:32 PM

This happens because this URL passes our regex pattern. Don't think we can identify such invalid urls in regex.. (This one might actually become a valid id in future).

Instead if the fetching of the photo fails the error dialog should appear.

Gilles moved this task from Untriaged to Done on the Multimedia board.Dec 4 2014, 10:11 AM
Gilles triaged this task as "Unbreak Now!" priority.
Gilles lowered the priority of this task from "Unbreak Now!" to "Needs Triage".Dec 4 2014, 11:22 AM

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