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Magento Downloadable Shop Fix - Downloads Freeze Browser

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Project Description

I have a live CE 1.4.0.1 Magento store. It sells only downloadable items.

Problem:
- customer cannot download two products at the same time.


The issue is this:

- after purchase, a customer is presented download links in their Account area
- when a customer clicks a link to download a file, it locks the browser. Nothing can be clicked on the website
- when the download completes, the problem disappears. Normal clicking is then possible to download more files


This is a problem because:

- customers want to click many download links at the same time, and download many large sounds simultaneously
- when the browser locks, customers think the browser has crashed

This is a more common issue when the downloadable files are large. Short ones download quickly, so customers don't notice the bug.

For reference, here is a forum post about it:
[url removed, login to view]

We tried modifying:
/app/code/core/Mage/Downloadable/controllers/[url removed, login to view]

By Adding:
session_write_close();

But that didn't work.


At the end of the job, before payment, I will need a list and path of files modified.

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