bugGNUzilla - Bugs: bug #44633, IceCat using Google geolocation


bug #44633: IceCat using Google geolocation

Submitted by:  None
Submitted on:  Wed 25 Mar 2015 09:34:25 PM UTC  
Category: NoneSeverity: 3 - Normal
Item Group: NoneStatus: None
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Originator Name: pizzaioloOriginator Email: -email is unavailable-
Open/Closed: Open

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Tue 18 Apr 2017 06:37:24 AM UTC, comment #1:

It's unmodified from Firefox ESR.

David Hedlund <beloved>
Wed 25 Mar 2015 09:34:25 PM UTC, original submission:

In about:config, "geo.wifi.uri" is set to "https://www.googleapis.com/geolocation/v1/geolocate?key=%GOOGLE_API_KEY%", meaning it uses Google for geolocation. This Google reference needs to be removed.



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