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Inserts titles to bug links that are plain URLs, in forums.mozillazine.org

Author
darkred
Daily installs
0
Total installs
30
Ratings
1 0 0
Version
2017.11.16
Created
Updated
License
MIT
Applies to

Author's Description

This userscript applies to forums.mozillazine.org.
It inserts titles to bug links that are plain URLs, in forums.mozillazine.org
i.e. instead of showing:
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1147820
it shows: 1147820 - [meta] Improve Storage
It also converts links with titles like Bug 1147820.

Note: the request for each link is done asynchronously, i.e. Firefox UI is not locked and frozen until the request completes.

v2.0: Script rewrite (based on johnp_'s contribution in the userscript 'Firefox for desktop - list fixed bugs in Mercurial'):
now the REST API is used (one(1) network connection is made for all unique examined bug IDs).
During this procedure, you may open the Web Console (Ctrl+Shift+K) to monitor progress. (screenshot)

v1.1 Now, a spinning icon appears at the end of each bug link during the title request procedure:
During the request :
After appending title:

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