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Posts from September, 2011

Firefox 7 is one week away!

The rapid release calendar says it all: unless there’s an alien invasion in the next few days, Firefox 7 will be out on September 27th. And I’m fairly sure Christian would defeat the invasion himself just to make sure we release on time :). But I digress… We are doing pretty well on the compatibility… Continue reading

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Categories: compatibility, developers, documentation

Add-ons Update – Week of 2011/09/16

I post these updates every 3 weeks to inform add-on developers about the status of the review queues, add-on compatibility, and other happenings in the add-ons world. The Review Queues Nominations for full review at the moment are being processed slower than usual. Most nominations are taking about 4 weeks to review. Most updates are… Continue reading

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Announcing Add-on SDK 1.1

The Jetpack team is pleased to announce the release of Add-on SDK 1.1. This version is the first update since the 1.0 release of Mozilla’s downloadable software development kit for easily building Firefox add-ons. This release mostly contains stability work and bug fixes. Beyond the stability work the 1.1 release also contains: Better transition/porting of… Continue reading

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Add-on SDK: weekly update for Sept. 6th, 2011

News Add-on SDK 1.1 RC1 has been available for testing for nearly a week, no current plans for RC2. Final release is scheduled for next Tuesday, Sept 13! The London Add-on SDK workshop registration is going well, with 33 registrations so far! Content Script access blog post Project Meeting Brief: Metrics update: 22% of new… Continue reading

Categories: general