1. senglory's Avatar
    In Android 4 & 5 the following code worked perfectly:
    Code:
    void shareImageWithUri(Uri uri) {
            Intent intent3 = new Intent(Intent.ACTION_MAIN, null);
            intent3.addCategory(Intent.CATEGORY_LAUNCHER);
            intent3.setComponent(new ComponentName("org.mozilla.firefox", "org.mozilla.firefox.App"));
            intent3.setAction("org.mozilla.gecko.BOOKMARK");
            intent3.setFlags(Intent.FLAG_ACTIVITY_NEW_TASK);
            intent3.putExtra("args", "--url=" + uri.toString());
            intent3.setData(uri);
            startActivity(intent3);
        }
    It opened a FF instance and navigated the Firefox at the passed url. In Android 6 I am still getting the FF opened, but it does not recognize the passed url and therefore leaves the tab clean. How can I pass a url in app start arguments in Android 6?
    08-15-2019 12:59 PM
  2. B. Diddy's Avatar
    I moved this from the Marshmallow forum to the Software Development forum for more specific traffic.
    08-15-2019 01:00 PM
  3. Rukbat's Avatar
    Are you still running the same version of FF? Or are you running a slightly later version? The current version is 68. (and if you read Bugzilla, you'll see that there are hundreds of little problems, many getting fixed in the nightly, then being incorporated into the next minor update. [68.0.2 was yesterday.)

    Try a toast or notification right after
    Code:
    ("args", "--url=" + uri.toString()
    just to see if the right URL is being sent. (Standard debugging technique - have the app tell you what's happening.)
    08-15-2019 02:52 PM
  4. senglory's Avatar
    I tried my app both with FF49 and with the latest one - the same effect, empty tab in FF. Meanwhile, Android 4.4 and 5.1 don't have such issue and open FF with my url.
    08-16-2019 06:12 AM

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