Add-ons Blog

Posts from February, 2013

Announcing Add-on SDK 1.13.2

The Jetpack team would like to announce the immediate availability of SDK 1.13.2, which addresses several issues, including a P1 Memshrink bug: Opening and closing browser windows seems to add FragmentOrElement objects to the CC graph when Addon SDK addons are installed which add an addonbar widget. (Bug 833783) Context-menu reuses the same worker when… Continue reading

Categories: builder, developers, general, jetpack, releases, sdk

Add-on Compatibility for Firefox 19

Firefox 19 will be released on February 19th. Here’s the list of changes that went into this version that can affect add-on compatibility. There is more information available in Firefox 19 for Developers, so you should read that too. General Remove XML Events. This is an obscure feature related to XForms, which was dropped long… Continue reading

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Categories: compatibility, developers, documentation

Help us select featured add-ons!

When add-ons are featured, they gain visibility and downloads; the developers are rewarded for their efforts, and users are assured the add-ons are vetted and useful. Starting this Spring, in addition to featuring extensions, we will also begin to feature complete themes! A fresh batch of complete themes will be chosen once a quarter, and… Continue reading

Categories: developers, end users