[tbb-bugs] #18855 [Applications/Tor Browser]: Add-on directory clean-up error after update check

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#18855: Add-on directory clean-up error after update check
 Reporter:  gk                              |          Owner:  tbb-team
     Type:  defect                          |         Status:  new
 Priority:  Medium                          |      Milestone:
Component:  Applications/Tor Browser        |        Version:
 Severity:  Normal                          |     Resolution:
 Keywords:  ff45-esr, TorBrowserTeam201605  |  Actual Points:
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 Reviewer:                                  |        Sponsor:
Changes (by mcs):

 * cc: brade, mcs (added)


 After some debugging, Kathy and I found that this occurs because the code
 tries to iterate over the contents of a directory that does not exist. An
 existence check was added for Firefox 47. See:

 Should we backport the fix? It is trivial:

Ticket URL: <https://trac.torproject.org/projects/tor/ticket/18855#comment:2>
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