[Bug 1660382] [NEW] Address bar does not search history

Thom thommot at gmx.co.uk
Mon Jan 30 16:37:25 UTC 2017

Public bug reported:

After latest firefox upgrade, it stopped searching history in
addressbar. E.g. starting to type 'bugs' should show bugs.launchpad.net
from history in the address bar, but it no longer does. It used to. Now
the search is 100% useless.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 16.04
Package: firefox 51.0.1+build2-0ubuntu0.16.04.1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 4.4.0-53.74-generic 4.4.30
Uname: Linux 4.4.0-53-generic x86_64
AddonCompatCheckDisabled: False
ApportVersion: 2.20.1-0ubuntu2.5
Architecture: amd64
 /dev/snd/pcmC1D0p:   tuomov     2148 F...m pulseaudio
 /dev/snd/controlC1:  tuomov     2148 F.... pulseaudio
 /dev/snd/controlC0:  tuomov     2148 F.... pulseaudio
BuildID: 20170125172221
Channel: Unavailable
CurrentDesktop: Unity
Date: Mon Jan 30 16:34:32 2017
Extensions: extensions.sqlite corrupt or missing
ForcedLayersAccel: False
IncompatibleExtensions: Unavailable (corrupt or non-existant compatibility.ini or extensions.sqlite)
 default via dev br0 dev br0  proto kernel  scope link  src dev wlan0  proto kernel  scope link  src
Locales: extensions.sqlite corrupt or missing
Plugins: Shockwave Flash - /usr/lib/flashplugin-installer/libflashplayer.so
PrefSources: prefs.js
Profiles: Profile0 (Default) - LastVersion=51.0.1/20170125172221 (In use)
 0: phy0: Wireless LAN
 	Soft blocked: no
 	Hard blocked: no
RunningIncompatibleAddons: False
SourcePackage: firefox
Themes: extensions.sqlite corrupt or missing
UpgradeStatus: Upgraded to xenial on 2016-11-08 (83 days ago)
dmi.bios.date: 07/16/2015
dmi.bios.vendor: Hewlett-Packard
dmi.bios.version: L04 v02.22
dmi.board.asset.tag: 1019155
dmi.board.name: 1825
dmi.board.vendor: Hewlett-Packard
dmi.chassis.asset.tag: 1019155
dmi.chassis.type: 3
dmi.chassis.vendor: Hewlett-Packard
dmi.modalias: dmi:bvnHewlett-Packard:bvrL04v02.22:bd07/16/2015:svnHewlett-Packard:pnHPEliteDesk800G1DM:pvr:rvnHewlett-Packard:rn1825:rvr:cvnHewlett-Packard:ct3:cvr:
dmi.product.name: HP EliteDesk 800 G1 DM
dmi.sys.vendor: Hewlett-Packard

** Affects: firefox (Ubuntu)
     Importance: Undecided
         Status: New

** Tags: amd64 apport-bug xenial

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