Add-ons Blog

Posts from February, 2012

Add-ons Update – Week of 2012/02/09

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 Most nominations for full review are taking less than 5 days to review. Most updates are being reviewed within 3 days. Most preliminary reviews are… Continue reading

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Categories: compatibility, developers, documentation

Add-on SDK 1.4.3 Released

We have identified a serious bug in the 1.4.* releases, and have made a hotfix release of the Add-on SDK. The hotfix release is version 1.4.3. If you are potentially affected by the bug, then you will need to take action to recover from it. This note explains: how to work out whether you are… Continue reading

Categories: general

Renaming Personas

Firefox users love Personas. They’re a fun and easy way to customize Firefox and make it your own. But in talking with new users, we’ve learned that they are often confused by the name and don’t quite get that Personas are just another way to theme your browser. And more often than not, when a… Continue reading

Categories: end users, themes